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    DescriptionSnappy dressers of all skill levels can use the techniques in this book to  incorporate ribbons, trim, beads, and other  materials to create true wardrobe originals that are not mass-produced in any way. The chapters  provide ideas for giving new life to old clothes or repurposing inexpensive, common items with just a few simple materials, tools, and techniques. Starting with a lesson in basic sewing and embroidery stitches, readers will learn how to take garments including jeans, a basic  camisole,   and a flared skirt and add their personal touch, whether it's by adding a line of rick-rack trim or ruffles  or even reworking the entire garment. A templates section in the back of the book provides the motifs and designs used in the 30 projects, supplying even more inspiration for stylish crafters whose tastes run from vintage couture to more edgy or bohemian styles.


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    Title
    Customizing Cool Clothes
    Subtitle
    From Dull to Divine in 30 Projects
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Kate Haxell
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 127
    Width: 206 mm
    Height: 264 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 472 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781596680159
    ISBN 10: 1596680156
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: WJK, WFB
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    DC22: 746
    DC21: 746
    LC subject heading: , ,
    BISAC V2.8: CRA005000, CRA009000
    Abridged Dewey: 746
    BISAC V2.8: CRA035000
    B&T Approval Code: A97602700
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: TT750 .H39 2006
    Publisher
    Interweave Press
    Imprint name
    Interweave Press
    Publication date
    01 October 2006
    Review quote
    "Turn plain togs from dull to divine with the help of "Customizing Cool Clothes. . . . "Add pizzazz without breaking your budget,"" -- Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot"