House of Pinheiro's Work to Weekend Wardrobe
Sew your own capsule collection
Leveringstid: Sendes innen 7 virkedager
På grunn av Brexit-tilpasninger og tiltak for å begrense covid-19 kan det dessverre oppstå forsinket levering.
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.
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:
Main project: Jumpsuit
Variation: Relaxed trousers
Main project: Kimono dress
Variation: Dress with lining and no pockets
Main project: Trench suit
Variation: Trench style cropped jacket, trench style skirt
Main project: Raglan shirt
Variation: Shirt dress
Main project: Shirt dress
Variation: Crop top
Main project: Tee shirt
Main project: Backpack
Chapter 5 - Glossary
A guide to all of the terms used in the book.
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