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The Resource High-fashion sewing secrets from the world's best designers : a step-by-step guide to sewing stylish seams, buttonholes, pockets, collars, hems, and more, Claire B. Shaeffer

High-fashion sewing secrets from the world's best designers : a step-by-step guide to sewing stylish seams, buttonholes, pockets, collars, hems, and more, Claire B. Shaeffer

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High-fashion sewing secrets from the world's best designers : a step-by-step guide to sewing stylish seams, buttonholes, pockets, collars, hems, and more
Title
High-fashion sewing secrets from the world's best designers
Title remainder
a step-by-step guide to sewing stylish seams, buttonholes, pockets, collars, hems, and more
Statement of responsibility
Claire B. Shaeffer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Internationally known sewing expert Claire Shaeffer reveals the secrets of high-fashion legends such as Geoffrey Beene, Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, Yves Saint Laurent, Liz Claiborne, and Calvin Klein. Claire's illustrated, step-by-step instructions let you duplicate the design details made famous in expensive ready-to-wear. Plus, Claire's timesaving patternmaking and copying methods can be used to create one-of-a-kind, original garments"--book jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaeffer, Claire B
Dewey number
646.4/04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TT515
LC item number
.S484 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dressmaking
  • Tailoring (Women's)
  • Dressmaking
Label
High-fashion sewing secrets from the world's best designers : a step-by-step guide to sewing stylish seams, buttonholes, pockets, collars, hems, and more, Claire B. Shaeffer
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Fast & fancy -- Fancy construction techniques -- Seams -- Facings -- Hems -- Bindings -- Fancy details -- Pockets and flaps -- Collars and lapels -- Plackets and fasteners -- Just fancy -- Trims -- Wraps and shawls -- Behind the seams -- Inner secrets -- Interfacings and linings -- Part II: Design basics -- Make your own patterns -- Preparing to make a pattern -- Plotting a pattern -- Copy a garment -- Prepare to copy a garment -- Foolproof copying -- Patternmaking basics -- Elements of design -- Darts -- Necklines -- Tucks -- Button closures -- Design worksheet -- Glossary
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
ix, 245 pages
Isbn
9780875967172
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96029302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
High-fashion sewing secrets from the world's best designers : a step-by-step guide to sewing stylish seams, buttonholes, pockets, collars, hems, and more, Claire B. Shaeffer
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.242) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Fast & fancy -- Fancy construction techniques -- Seams -- Facings -- Hems -- Bindings -- Fancy details -- Pockets and flaps -- Collars and lapels -- Plackets and fasteners -- Just fancy -- Trims -- Wraps and shawls -- Behind the seams -- Inner secrets -- Interfacings and linings -- Part II: Design basics -- Make your own patterns -- Preparing to make a pattern -- Plotting a pattern -- Copy a garment -- Prepare to copy a garment -- Foolproof copying -- Patternmaking basics -- Elements of design -- Darts -- Necklines -- Tucks -- Button closures -- Design worksheet -- Glossary
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
ix, 245 pages
Isbn
9780875967172
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96029302
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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