Ethnic costume: clothing designs and techniques with an international inspiration

Front Cover
Van Nostrand, 1979 - Crafts & Hobbies - 208 pages
2 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - IreneF - LibraryThing

I am so glad I didn't pay too much for this book, because it was a disappointment. It's a collection of Folkwear-type art-to-wear clothing with the emphasis on surface design and embellishment, but ... Read full review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

This book complements my Folkwear pattern collection with professional designer variants and layout schematics. It's a treasure for the daring amateur, already-practiced seamstress, a bonus for those of us with eastern European roots. Those needing more guidance can combine a tape measure with older paper patterns from second hand shops and sales. The Techniques chapter alone makes this book a keeper.
Jeanette R.
 

Contents

INTRODUCTION
5
THE SHIRT
17
THE DRESS
51
Copyright

3 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information