9781250023650

Bold & Beautiful Easy-Sew Clothes 15 Unstructured Designs That Fit and Flatter Every Shape, and Are Simple to Make

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  • ISBN13:

    9781250023650

  • ISBN10:

    1250023653

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 4/2/2013
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin
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Summary

Sew stylish separates featuring swinging silhouettes that flatter every body type. The tunics, vests, dresses, jackets, and skirts are both easy and comfortable to wear, and with one-size-fits-all construction they are easily made up and adaptable to make a look that suits you. Included are concise instructions for getting the fit right, and choosing suitable fabrics, plus all the dressmaking basics every sewer needs to know to make up the projects in the book. Additonally, there are a variety of ideas for making the clothes your own, including how to alter the length and fit to suit your shape or style, or personalize your pieces with pockets, pleats, and drawstrings. With fifteen elegant designs that fit and flatter every size and shape, plus a CD containing all the patterns for you to easily print out, Bold & Beautiful Easy-Sew Clothes is an excellent resource creating flattering, large-size garments.

Author Biography

HABIBE ACIKGOZ creates stylish clothes for modern women. Designed to suit all ages and body types, she takes elements of traditional dress from the Ottoman empire and uses them to embellish garments which appeal to women around the world. Habibe was born in Turkey and studied pattern-making and tailoring before moving to London in 2000. After working as a dressmaker for three years, she began designing clothes and selling them at design fairs through specialist boutiques and online.

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