The Dressmaker's Technique Bible: A Complete Guide to Fashion Sewing Techniques (Spiral bound)
  • The Dressmaker's Technique Bible: A Complete Guide to Fashion Sewing Techniques (Spiral bound)

The Dressmaker's Technique Bible: A Complete Guide to Fashion Sewing Techniques (Spiral bound)

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Spiral bound Published: 31/10/2008
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All the guidance you need to create beautiful clothes, whether you are following a pattern, adding embellishments or starting from scratch. The step by step instructions for a wide range of dressmaking techniques from basic patterns through to couture designs makes it suitable for beginners as well as sewers with more experience. Easy-to-follow, highly illustrated instructions explain the essential dressmaking techniques - allowing you to work confidently from a pattern to create beautiful clothes that fit perfectly. It features an at-a-glance guide to basic garment shapes and styles, cross referenced with the relevant techniques throughout the book. Includes advice on body shape, choosing the right fabric for the right garment as well as decorative sewing techniques such as embroidery and applique. It features step techniques for making basic garment details including waistbands, hems, sleeves, cuffs, necklines, collars, fastenings, pockets and linings. Suitable for beginners, or those who are already designing or making their own clothes, this is the perfect book for honing dressmaking skills and inspiring fashionable new designs.

Publisher: David & Charles
ISBN: 9780715329542

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“The Dressmaker's Technique Bible”

really good book, everything you need to know and more. I'm fairly experienced and there were new things in there for me to learn, so a good reference book for the experienced seamstress and an amazing book for a... More

Spiral bound edition
14th September 2009
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“The Dressmaker's Technique Bible”

It's a very useful book, specially for a beginner very details sewing methods and easy to adopt.

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27th January 2009
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