By Claire B. Shaeffer
The global of high fashion is a spot the place just a privileged few can ever wish to live, correct? flawed. model historian Claire B. Shaeffer opened the door to this specific realm in her authoritative consultant to the suggestions that outline couture stitching. And now, the bible, Couture stitching Techniques, has been revised and up-to-date all through — with new pictures and a bankruptcy on forte fabrics.
No you may resolve couture garment building the best way Shaeffer can, from the artwork of hand stitching to studying part finishes, from vintage closures to shaping a garment for an ideal healthy. Readers study the entire fundamentals — and extra importantly: easy methods to follow the concepts — on skirts and sleeves, wallet and jackets, night robes, and extra. attractive photographs, transparent illustrations, and concise language mix to make this the main entire couture-sewing direction available.
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