New from Old: How to Transform and Customize Your Clothes
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New from Old: How to Transform and Customize Your Clothes

by Jayne Emerson
     
 

A guide to transforming and customizing old clothes that includes 30 projects and provides instructions for sewing fundamentals, tinting and dyeing, adding decoration, making jewelry, and making alterations.
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Overview

A guide to transforming and customizing old clothes that includes 30 projects and provides instructions for sewing fundamentals, tinting and dyeing, adding decoration, making jewelry, and making alterations.

Editorial Reviews

Sew News
Show you how simple changes, such as adding a piece of lace or changing buttons, can transform a boring garment into one you'll love wearing.
Globe and Mail - Tralee Pearce
Deliberately avoids elaborate patterns and complex projects and focuses on transforming, say, an old leather skirt into a tote bag.
On the Town - Melissa Black
Rediscover how good it feels to make something with your own hands.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781554072040
Publisher:
Firefly Books, Limited
Publication date:
09/12/2006
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Jayne Emerson is a textile designer who has sold her work to such major fashion houses as Donna Karan and Louis Vuitton. This is her fourth book.

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