Little Black Dress How to Make the Perfect One for You
Every woman needs it! The Little Black Dress istheultimate timeless, failsafe garment. But where is a girl to find an LBD that's tailor-made, fits perfectly, and compliments her body? The answer: make one! Expert dressmaker Simon Henry guides even More...
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Publisher: GMC Distribution
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 0.50" tall
Every woman needs it! The Little Black Dress istheultimate timeless, failsafe garment. But where is a girl to find an LBD that's tailor-made, fits perfectly, and compliments her body? The answer: make one! Expert dressmaker Simon Henry guides even the sewing-impaired through the entire process. He explains all the materials and the techniques, and shows how to construct and fit a personalized body block that forms the basis for every pattern in the book. Choose from three classic styles: a chic shift, a fashionable wraparound, and an elegant strapless cocktail dress with a jacket and hat to match! - Now anyone can have the perfectly-fitting LBD for her body shape - Aimed at sewers of all abilitieseven beginners - Enhanced with full-color photographs & illustrations
Simon Henry started to sew, knit, and crochet at the age of nine. A family friend taught him traditional techniques learned in the leading couture houses - skills that Simon still uses and teaches today. He has been designing and making couture wedding gowns, formal wear, and tailored day wear for over thirty years. Simon's previous books for GMC Publications are: The Little Black Dress and The Party Dress . Simon lives in Derby, UK.