Dressmaking: 200 Q&A (Hb)

The newest addition to " Barron's 200 Q&A " series for needlecraft enthusiasts employs the easy-reference Q&A format as it provides practical solutions to the 200 most frequent problems do-it-yourself dressmakers encounter. Typical questions with answers and instructions include-- How do I sew a zipper into a seam? Can I shorten a zipper? What scissors should I use when cutting out fabric? What is a seam ripper? What is a raglan sleeve? Other questions deal with machine stitching, hand-sewing, measuring and fitting, waistbands and belts, tucks and pleats, collars and necklines, and sleeves and pockets. More than 200 color illustrations supplement most answers with visual demonstrations.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780764165443
Categories BX, Crafts and Hobbies, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Lifestyle, WBD
Author(s) Mary McCarthy
Publisher Barron's Educational
Pages 224
Format Hardback, Spiral Bound
Dimensions 15.5cm x 2.3cm x 20.1cm
Weight 0.54 kg
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