House of Pinheiro's Work to Weekend Wardrobe

Sew your own capsule collection

Revitalise your wardrobe with this capsule collection from sewing expert Rachel from the House of Pinheiro. The collection includes the perfect separates to take you through the working week to the weekend. Les mer
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Revitalise your wardrobe with this capsule collection from sewing expert Rachel from the House of Pinheiro. The collection includes the perfect separates to take you through the working week to the weekend.



Rachel includes a main pattern for every day of week and then offers variations for how to dress it up for a meeting or down for the weekend.
There will also be advice on how to change the look of the pieces through fabric choices and styling tips, as well as a techniques section featuring Rachel's tips on how to get the best fit for your body type.




Garments include on trend staples such as a jumpsuit, kimono dress and a trench coat. Rachel reinvents these basics to create an exciting collection of 7 patterns, which can be used to create numerous different outfits.

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Introduction



Chapter 1 - Stable foundations


An introduction to all the sewing basics required to create this pattern collection. Rachel shares her advice and experience in this comprehensive guide to sewing basics from how to choose the right fabric for the right pattern right through to the importance of stabilisers in garment sewing and expert tips for getting the best possible finish for all your garments.





Chapter 2 - Key techniques


A comprehensive guides to all the sewing techniques required to make these patterns and take your dressmaking to the next level. Rachel explains everything from how to sew darts, pleats, seams and hems as well as detailed instructions on garment construction and assembly.





Chapter 3 - Fitting & drafting


This chapter looks at the importance of getting the right fit. Rachel explains how to get the best fit possible by careful measuring, the importance of creating a toile and how to correct fit issues when they occur.





Chapter 4 - Projects


Step-by-step instructions for all the garments including pattern hacks for the variations:





Monday


Main project: Jumpsuit


Variation: Relaxed trousers





Tuesday


Main project: Kimono dress


Variation: Dress with lining and no pockets





Wednesday


Main project: Trench suit


Variation: Trench style cropped jacket, trench style skirt





Thursday


Main project: Raglan shirt


Variation: Shirt dress





Friday


Main project: Shirt dress


Variation: Crop top





Saturday


Main project: Tee shirt


Variation: Turtleneck



Sunday


Main project: Backpack


Variation: Organiser




Chapter 5 - Glossary


A guide to all of the terms used in the book.




Pattern index
About the author
Thanks
Index