The Dressmaker's Handbook; A Complete Guide to Techniques and Materials

The Dressmaker's Handbook; A Complete Guide to Techniques and Materials

by Rene Bergh
     
 

An invaluable reference for anyone interested in sewing clothes! This fully illustrated, comprehensive guide offers practical, expert instructions for all necessary techniques, including laying and cutting out patterns, pressing, and making darts, tucks, pleats, hems, plackets, buttonholes, collars, yokes, and pockets. Advice on choosing patterns and fabrics, as

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An invaluable reference for anyone interested in sewing clothes! This fully illustrated, comprehensive guide offers practical, expert instructions for all necessary techniques, including laying and cutting out patterns, pressing, and making darts, tucks, pleats, hems, plackets, buttonholes, collars, yokes, and pockets. Advice on choosing patterns and fabrics, as well as simple guidelines and foolproof shortcuts for making individual pieces such as blouses, dresses, jackets, skirts, and trousers, will enable any sewer to produce professional-looking garments every time. 160 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 11.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853687105
Publisher:
New Holland Publishers, Limited UK
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.73(w) x 11.25(h) x 0.74(d)

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