Pattern Magic: Stretch Fabrics

Pattern Magic: Stretch Fabrics

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by Tomoko Nakamichi
     
 

Pattern Magic Stretch Fabrics is the third in the series of cult Japanese pattern making books, now translated into English. The new volume looks at working with stretch and jersey fabric. Material that stretches lengthways or sideways can be magical in itself. This book takes the special qualities of jersey and stretch fabrics and uses them to create stunning,

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Overview

Pattern Magic Stretch Fabrics is the third in the series of cult Japanese pattern making books, now translated into English. The new volume looks at working with stretch and jersey fabric. Material that stretches lengthways or sideways can be magical in itself. This book takes the special qualities of jersey and stretch fabrics and uses them to create stunning, sculptural designs. In two parts, the book shows how to work with stretch fabrics and how to cut patterns that exploit their properties with truly original results. The book is accompanied by a basic paper pattern block.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781856698276
Publisher:
King, Laurence Publishing
Publication date:
03/21/2012
Pages:
104
Sales rank:
367,082
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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Meet the Author

After serving many years as a professor at Bunka Fashion College, Tomoko Nakamichi currently delivers lectures and holds courses on pattern making, both in her native Japan and internationally. This book brings together the results of the research on garment patterns she has carried out to help instruct her students.

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Pattern Magic Stretch Fabrics: Stretch Fabrics 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The garments are way too weird and sloppy. I took it back to the store.