Buffi's Dress Design: Sew 30 Fun Styles: Make It, Own It, Rock It [NOOK Book]

Overview

In this fun, hip, easy-to-follow guide, Project Runway contestant Buffi Jashanmal shows you how to design and make your own custom-fitted dresses from start to finish. You’ll learn how to create custom patterns for three basic dress shapes – the shift, the sheath, and the princess seam – and how to make them rock by exploring nine variations for each basic shape. Buffi also shows you how to revamp secondhand and vintage dresses, for a total of 30 unique and stylish dress designs. Your dresses will fit your body, ...

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Buffi's Dress Design: Sew 30 Fun Styles: Make It, Own It, Rock It

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Overview

In this fun, hip, easy-to-follow guide, Project Runway contestant Buffi Jashanmal shows you how to design and make your own custom-fitted dresses from start to finish. You’ll learn how to create custom patterns for three basic dress shapes – the shift, the sheath, and the princess seam – and how to make them rock by exploring nine variations for each basic shape. Buffi also shows you how to revamp secondhand and vintage dresses, for a total of 30 unique and stylish dress designs. Your dresses will fit your body, suit your taste, and express your individual style like nothing you can buy in a store!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781603429016
  • Publisher: Storey Books
  • Publication date: 4/1/2014
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 200
  • File size: 23 MB
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Meet the Author

Buffi Jashanmal has been in the fashion industry for over 10 years. She was a popular contestant on Season 10 of Project Runway. She currently lives in Dubai but has lived in New York City, where she taught sewing workshops to children and adults at Space Craft, Burda Styles, the Textile Art Center, Hewitt School, and Etsy.

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Table of Contents

Introduction

 

Chapter 1

Fabrics and Tools

 

Chapter 2

Slopers, Patterns, and Muslins

 

Chapter 3

The Shift Dress

 

Chapter 4

The Sheath Dress

 

Chapter 5

The Princess Seam Dress

 

Chapter 6

Vintage Transformation

 

Illustrated Glossary

 

Acknowledgments

 

Index

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