Sewing Secrets From the Fashion Industry

Sewing Secrets From the Fashion Industry

Proven Methods to Help You Sew Like the Pros

Book - 1996
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Random House, Inc.
Sewing secrets from the fashion industry

Look over the shoulders of sewing experts as they show you how to cut and sew the professional way. From sample rooms to production sewing factories, the authors gleaned the best and the fastest garment-sewing techniques and treatments.

Sew fast. Sew smart. Make clothes that look better than ready-to-wear. Hundreds of step-by-step photographs and easy-to-understand directions help you:

* Master bound button holes
* Imitate professional seam finishes on your machine
* Create an innovative button placket
* Eliminate ease stitching and basting
* Sew a lined vest in three hours without any hand stitching
* Choose a pocket and waistband that's right for you
* Use industry techniques to interface like the pros
* Make clothing that fits perfectly no matter what your size

Baker & Taylor
Provides general instructions for fitting, constructing, tailoring, and finishing women's clothing

Publisher: Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale Press ; [New York] : Distributed in the book trade by St. Martin's Press, c1996.
ISBN: 9780875967196
0875967191
Branch Call Number: Q 646.404 SEW
Characteristics: viii, 248 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Additional Contributors: Huxley, Susan

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ErnieK
Jul 05, 2013

If you are already sewing and looking to push your game, this has something for you. Tips and tricks, reasonably well arranged. Revolutionary, well, no.

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