It is impossible to have good designs without having accurate quality construction skills. Professional Sewing Techniques for Designers is an up-to-date sewing guide that teaches fashion design students the skills they will need to execute their original designs in a professional environment. Each chapter covers a particular theme, such as collars, and reflects the order of assembly of any garment. More than 1, 000 detailed and annotated sketches provide visual support to the techniques covered. New to this Edition: New Chapter 5 Stitching Knits: Working with Stretch New Chapter 7 Fitting: Developing an aEyea for Good Fit Chapter order has been reorganized to reflect the stitching order of garmentsWool Warm, absorbent, resists wrinkling, weakens and stretches when wet, comes in many weights, colors, weaves, and ... Silk Absorbent, strong, deep luster, takes dye well, may bleed, comes Dresses, suits, blouses, linings, lingerie, evening, and Dry clean; may be hand washable; test a ... Melts with high temperature iron, can be laundered or dry cleaned depending on the fabrication, dye, and garment. ... Color fast when washed in warm water, may need pressing after washing.
|Title||:||Professional Sewing Techniques for Designers|
|Author||:||Julie Cole, Sharon Czachor|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2014-06-05|