How to Use, Adapt, and Design Sewing Patterns: From store-bought patterns to drafting your own: a complete guide to fashion sewing with confidence

How to Use, Adapt, and Design Sewing Patterns: From store-bought patterns to drafting your own: a complete guide to fashion sewing with confidence

Lee Hollahan


An finished dressmaker exhibits ladies who make their very own clothing tips to enhance on store-bought stitching styles via adjusting the garments item's size and different info to mirror own flavor and create a customized healthy. The book's establishing chapters current an illustrated consultant to the instruments, gear, and materials wanted for making clothing, whereas additionally serving as a miniature textbook to coach simple stitching strategies. Chapters that keep on with supply distinct guideline in adapting and changing a store-bought trend to fit person tastes. changes comprise including flare, and enhancing the shapes of bodices, arm holes, neck traces, sleeves, and skirts. The book's concluding chapters train on designing one's personal styles from scratch. writer Lee Hollahan demonstrates to her readers that when they know the way to conform a store-bought trend, they're good on their technique to customized designing their very own cloth cabinet. greater than 500 instructive illustrations.

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