Pub: Creative Publishing international
Tailoring is the complete photo guide to sewing jackets and coats. Written by sewing professionals, this book teaches the trusted, proven methods for sewing tailored jackets with impeccable details and perfect fit. Written for the intermediate sewer who wants to move on to more challenging projects, this book ensures success with detailed, step-by-step instructions, more than 400 photos, in-depth discussions about products and how to use them. Tailoring offers guidance for every aspect of tailoring a jacket: fitting and pattern alteration, fabrics and tools, interfacings, interlinings, seams and finishes, hand stitches, collars, pressing, topstitching, shaping shoulders, setting in sleeves, sewing pockets, vents, and making perfect buttonholes.
This is a book that teaches you everything you need to know about making the perfect jacket..
Filled with beautiful photographs, it is a clear and full step by step guide from start to finish.
To be taught this kind of sewing would cost a small fortune, so the wealth of knowledge in just one book is a must have for any sewist, who wants to get it right and have a beautiful garment.
This is not for a beginner sewist. You will need to study the techniques before you sew, but quite honestly this book is just amazing.
The work involved in making a jacket is very detailed, the fabric, the structure and the finishing are all specifically described, and every consideration is given in order to get it right.
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