A GUIDE TO FASHION SEWING

6th Edition

Connie Amaden-Crawford

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EBOOK

ISBN:
9781628921854
Published:
MAR 12, 2015
Other Formats ISBN
Paperback + Studio 9781501395284
eBook + Studio 9781501395918
Paperback 9781628921847
Companion Study Tools ISBN
Studio 9781501395628

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What's in the book

The Book

A Guide to Fashion Sewing, 5th Edition, provides a comprehensive fashion sewing education for beginning and experienced sewers alike. Readers will learn how to assemble and construct designs of various styles using proven industry methods for more than 100 sewing applications. Chapters cover everything from sewing equipment, measurements, and pattern selection to actual garment assembly. Filled with easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and large, clear illustrations, this book is an indispensable resource for creating fashionable and professional-looking garments.

Table of Contents

The Sewing Machine and Sewing Equipment
Identifying Fashion Fabrics Equipment
Body Types and Size Charts
Planning a Design & Selecting Fabric
Method to This Madness
Stitches
Seams
Darts
Pleats and Tucks
Bias and Bias Treatments
Sewing with Knits
Zippers
Pockets
Sleeves
Collars
Necklines
Facings
Linings
Tailoring
Waistlines
Hems
Closures



About The Authors

Connie Amaden-Crawford is President and CEO of Fashion Patterns by Coni, a member of the Sewing Hall of Fame, and a licensed designer for The McCall Pattern Company under the Butterick label.

Format:
eBook
Edition:
6th
Imprint:
Fairchild Books