Patternmaking for a Perfect Fit : Using the Rub-off Technique to Re-create and Redesign Your Favorite Fashions Paperback
This book gives readers a detailed look at a technique that is widely used by fashion and costume professionals.
It is suitable for sewers who want to use their basic skills to re-create and update their favourite skirts, blouses and handbags in new fabrics and/or to incorporate new details.
In "Patternmaking for a Perfect Fit", costume designer, patternmaker and teacher Steffani Lincecum reveals the secrets of the rub-off, a technique used by fashion and costume industry professionals, but is little known outside these industries, to create patterns from existing garments.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, full colour throughout, 140 b/w illustrations, 170 photographs
- Publisher: Watson-Guptill Publications
- Publication Date: 02/12/2010
- Category: Needlework & fabric crafts
- ISBN: 9780823026661