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Fine Embellishment Techniques: Classic Details for Today's Clothing

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Publisher Comments:

Celebrating all that is elegant and classic about vintage clothing, this book shows how to embellish new garments to make them look as though they were crafted in a more glamorous era. Readers will learn they don't have to be experts to add embellishment techniques from the 1920s, 30s, and 40s to their wardrobes. They'll discover the possibilities of adding threadwork, beading, trims, piping, and more to garments. These projects are elegant and sophisticated and especially appealing to those who like glamour but not glitz.

-- Features five categories of embellishment techniques.

-- Includes detailed instructions and 70 color photographs.

-- Offers design inspiration of all kinds — from casual to evening wear.

Synopsis:

Classic details for today's clothing. Paperback edition.

About the Author

Conlon teaches sewing and embellishment techniques at 27th St. Fabrics in Eugene, OR. SHe is also a frequent contributor to Threads magazine.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561584963
Author:
Conlon, Jane
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Author:
, Jane
Location:
Newtown, Conn.
Subject:
Sewing
Subject:
Fashion
Subject:
Dressmaking
Subject:
Fancy work
Subject:
Crafts - Sewing
Subject:
General Crafts & Hobbies
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series Volume:
TR-00-18
Publication Date:
20010831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
10.88x8.98x.43 in. 1.33 lbs.

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