Whether you want to create a tailored jacket, sew a collar that lies flat, fashion a one-of-a-kind special-occasion outfit or learn the subtleties of working with faux leather, the information is in this book. You will also find detailed instructions based on Clotilde's years of experience and sewing expertise. It's like having Clotilde in your sewing room to answer your questions as you plan and create each new clothing project.Examine your fabric before cutting to decide if there is a dominant stripe that should be placed in a particular position on the figure. ... Use notches and construction marks as guides for matching. ... A dominant stripe should fail at the hemline except when the pattern has a very curved hem, or if such placement will cause another dominant stripe to fall at the bust or hipline. ... Printed fabrics are always very popular, and while many are just as easy to cut and sew as solid- colored fabrics, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Clotilde's Sew Smart|
|Publisher||:||DRG Wholesale - 2004|