A Guide to Fashion Sewing, 5th Edition / Edition 5

A Guide to Fashion Sewing, 5th Edition / Edition 5

by Connie Amaden-Crawford
     
 

A Guide to Fashion Sewing, 5th Edition, provides a comprehensive fashion sewing education for beginning and experienced sewers alike. Readers will learn how to assemble and construct designs of various styles using proven industry methods for more than 100 sewing applications. Chapters cover everything from sewing equipment, measurements, and pattern

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Overview

A Guide to Fashion Sewing, 5th Edition, provides a comprehensive fashion sewing education for beginning and experienced sewers alike. Readers will learn how to assemble and construct designs of various styles using proven industry methods for more than 100 sewing applications. Chapters cover everything from sewing equipment, measurements, and pattern selection to actual garment assembly. Filled with easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and large, clear illustrations, this book is an indispensible resource for creating fashionable and professional-looking garments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609010010
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
10/01/2010
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
281,757
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

The Sewing Machine and Sewing Equipment
Identifying Fashion Fabrics Equipment
Body Types and Size Charts
Planning a Design & Selecting Fabric
Method to This Madness
Stitches
Seams
Darts
Pleats and Tucks
Bias and Bias Treatments
Sewing with Knits
Zippers
Pockets
Sleeves
Collars
Necklines
Facings
Linings
Tailoring
Waistlines
Hems
Closures

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