Simple Tailoring and Alterations

Hems - Waistbands - Seams - Sleeves - Pockets - Cuffs - Darts - Tucks - Fastenings - Necklines - Linings


Author: J. Francois-Campbell

Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Limited

ISBN: 9781861089595

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

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Revamp your wardrobe and maximize its usage with this comprehensive practical guide to maintaining and altering your clothes. Acclaimed customier and expert tailor Jay Francois-Campbell guides you through ten tailoring techniques, covering everything from replacing buttons to changing a garment's shape. If you're looking for better fitting clothes or simply to prolong the life of your garments, this book will show you how with easy to follow step-by-step instructions. Includes practical information on equipment, fabrics, measuring and stitching in addition to step-by-step instructions, illustrations and photography.

Basic Guide to Dressmaking

How to Sew Successful Clothes


Author: N.A

Publisher: Arco Pub

ISBN: 9780668062985

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 104

View: 6271

Demonstrates basic hand and machine sewing techniques, looks at cutting and fitting procedures, and tells how to work with special fabrics, fasteners, and finishings