Simple Modern Sewing: 8 Basic Patterns to Create 25 Favorite Garments

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25 fabulous, wearable garments from only 8 simple patterns!

Make a closetful of comfortable and easy go-to garments without needing tons of patterns. You need just the eight included basic templates which show you how to fold and cut for each of the 25 unique designs. The patterns are easy and adaptable with no-fuss sizing, so it's simple to sew clothes that are perfect for you. If you're a beginner sewer you'll love the basic shapes and stylish results. Once you've mastered the...

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Overview

25 fabulous, wearable garments from only 8 simple patterns!

Make a closetful of comfortable and easy go-to garments without needing tons of patterns. You need just the eight included basic templates which show you how to fold and cut for each of the 25 unique designs. The patterns are easy and adaptable with no-fuss sizing, so it's simple to sew clothes that are perfect for you. If you're a beginner sewer you'll love the basic shapes and stylish results. Once you've mastered the patterns you can get creative and make each piece your own by using a variety of fabrics, or by adding fashionable embellishments like a print lining or contrast-stitching.

Fill your wardrobe in no time with these easy to make and wear garments.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781596683525
  • Publisher: Interweave Press
  • Publication date: 12/13/2011
  • Pages: 112
  • Sales rank: 363,437
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author


Shufu To Seikatsu Sha is a leading craft and lifestyle publisher in Japan.
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Table of Contents


Projects

Pattern 1
Wraparound Dress with
Three-Quarter-Length Sleeves
French-Sleeved Baby Doll Top
Cap-Sleeved Baby Doll Top

Pattern 2
Short Raglan-Sleeve Top
Button Tunic
Ruffle-Front Jacket

Pattern 3
Boat-Neck Jumper
Open-Neck Dress
Drawstring Dress

Pattern 4
Drawstring Pants
Elastic-Waist Crops
Petticoat Flared Pants

Pattern 5
Yoked Skirt
Skirt with Box Pleat
Drop-Waist Wrap Skirt

Pattern 6
A-Line Skirt
Bias-Cut Skirt
Skirt with Gathered Waist
Bustle-Style Long Skirt

Pattern 7
Ruffled Sleeveless Blouse
Cap-Sleeve Top
Butterfly-Sleeve Blouse

Pattern 8
Long-Sleeved Blouse with
Chinese Collar
Tunic with Tie Belt
Shirt Coat with Pockets

Sewing Instructions

Fabric Layouts and Instruction

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