Stylish Sewing: Techniques for Quilted and Embellished Clothing

Stylish Sewing: Techniques for Quilted and Embellished Clothing

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by Patricia Nelson
     
 

Award-winning designer Patricia Nelson shares her techniques for transforming plain commercial patterns into sophisticated, flattering clothing for work, play, or evening. Simple quilting, surface design, and texturizing techniques create fabulous, one-of-a-kind fashion statements for any occasion. Includes:

  • Innovative quilting and sewing techniques to use in
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Overview

Award-winning designer Patricia Nelson shares her techniques for transforming plain commercial patterns into sophisticated, flattering clothing for work, play, or evening. Simple quilting, surface design, and texturizing techniques create fabulous, one-of-a-kind fashion statements for any occasion. Includes:

  • Innovative quilting and sewing techniques to use in 16 step-by-step projects, including elegant vests, jackets, a dress, and even a purse
  • Easy methods for embellishing off-the-rack clothing to give even the simplest garments added flair
  • Fun tips on mixing techniques, textures, and embellishments for a personal touch

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Stylish Sewing -- Techniques for Quilted and Embellished Clothing by Patricia Nelson is full of refreshingly creative ideas. Patricia, a machine-oriented sewer is a master at taking basic techniques and giving them a clever new twist. Stylish Sewing shows you how to turn plain commercial patterns and off-the-rack into fabulous fashion statements that are sophisticated and flattering. Choose from 16 different wearables, each featuring a different step-by-step technique.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781564772992
Publisher:
Martingale & Company
Publication date:
06/01/2000
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
8.38(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.39(d)

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