Dressmaking: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Making your Own Clothes

Dressmaking: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Making your Own Clothes


Perfect for somebody attracted to stitching — even if it really is updating an previous most sensible or developing an A-line skirt from scratch — Dressmaking covers every thing one must recognize to make, adjust, and customise clothes.

Sewers will notice what provides to shop for and the way to exploit them, the easiest materials to settle on in response to drape and weave, how one can comprehend styles and change them, and the basic normal strategies to grasp — plus styles and exact step by step directions are supplied for a skirt, costume, blouse, tee, jacket, and pair of pants — together with recommended variations!

Finishing up with advice and notion on changes, upkeep, and customizing any outfits, from facing holes and tears to lengthening and shortening sleeves, this useful advisor is the dressmaking bible no budding seamstress will be without.

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