Vintage Looks Meet Modern Fashion Dioras New Look silhouette. Jackie Kennedyas sheath dress. Madonnaas bustier. Fashion trends come and go, but certain iconic styles never fade. Make them for yourself with BurdaStyleas new guide to sewing fashion through the decades. Five adaptable master patterns for tops, dresses, and pants are transformed into nineteen unique projects for both women and men that draw inspiration from key fashion moments. These influential looksafrom the Roaring Twenties to the Awesome Eightiesaare all modernized and reinterpreted for todayas sewing enthusiasts. BurdaStyle, the worldas largest online community of people who sew, is synonymous with stylish sewing and high-quality patterns. In this follow-up to The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook, they provide step-by-step instructions and techniques for customizing the enclosed master patterns into new design variations, all perfectly fitted for you. Youall also get a taste of fashion historyathe essential designers, signature trends, and style icons from each eraato help you channel your inner Coco Chanel, Audrey Hepburn, or Yves Saint Laurent. BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern combines the best of fashion from the past with an updated approach to sewing. Whether you prefer a slim-fit pant, the perfect menas button-down, or a versatile shift dress, this book offers a classic collection that will last you a lifetime.if history tells us anything about clothing. it tells us that they are so much more than the fibers and dyes that compose them. ... Women began making dresses out oi teed sacks, as extreme frugality encouraged handmade simplicity. ... and nineteen looks leatured in this book are interpretations of fashions from the past that inspire us, with suggestions for how you can personalize them to fit your own style.
|Title||:||BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern|
|Author||:||Nora Abousteit, Jamie Lau|
|Publisher||:||Potter Craft - 2012-12-11|