Couture Sewing Techniques

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Taunton Press, 1993 - Crafts & Hobbies - 217 pages
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Sewers who have ever longed to create clothing with the distinctive look of haute couture will love this book. They'll learn the finer points of hand sewing, shaping, and finishing for a high-end, professional look. This book is for all sewing enthusiasts who appreciate fine workmanship.
 

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Informative and so much more

User Review  - QtMama71 - Borders

I had checked this out at the library, and ripped right through to the technical/how-to parts. I later went back and actually read the first sections on couture history. It was fascinating. After the ... Read full review

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Part of my permanent collection, used a reference and located in the craft room. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
2
APPLYING COUTURE TECHNIQUES
99
SELECTED GLOSSARY OF TERMS 2 I 2
212
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About the author (1993)

Claire Shaeffer is an internationally respected author, lecturer, college instructor and columnist. Her innovative sewing techniques and easy-to-read instructions have guided readers and students through many sewing facets of the garment industry. She wrote the celebrated Couture Sewing Techniques for Taunton Press and has authored and starred in a multitude of successful videos on couture sewing. 

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