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    DescriptionIn High Fashion Sewing Secrets from the World's Best Designers internationally known sewing expert Claire Schaeffer reveals the secrets of high-fashion legends such as Geoffrey Beene, Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, Yves Saint Laurent, Liz Claiborne, and Calvin Klein. Claire's illustrated, step-by-step instructions let you duplicate the design details made famous in expensive ready-to-wear. Plus, Claire's timesaving patternmaking and copying methods can be used to create one-of-a-kind, original garments. Only a few simple tools and patternmaking skills are needed to copy your favorite garments.


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    Title
    High Fashion Sewing Secrets Pb
    Subtitle
    A Step-by-Step Guide to Sewing Stylish Seams, Buttonholes, Pockets, Collars, Hems, and More
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Claire B. Shaeffer
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 245
    Width: 216 mm
    Height: 267 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 839 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781579544157
    ISBN 10: 1579544150
    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
    BIC subject category V2: WF
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    DC22: 646.404
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 646.404
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 646.4/04
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: CRA009000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    BISAC V2.8: CRA035000
    LC classification: TT515.S484, TT515 .S484 1997
    Thema V1.0: WF, WJF
    Illustrations note
    illustrations, (chiefly colour )
    Publisher
    RODALE PRESS
    Imprint name
    RODALE PRESS
    Publication date
    24 February 2001
    Publication City/Country
    Emmaus, PA
    Author Information
    Claire Schaeffer has studied in the high-fashion workrooms of New York and Europe and is known for her easy-to-follow and innovative sewing techniques. She has authored more than a dozen books, including "Couture Sewing Techniques" and "Claire Schaeffer's Fabric Sewing Guide."
    Review quote
    "A surefire bible for any sewer who yearns to copy the high-priced couture garments seen at retail."--Victor Costa, Fashion Designer "Serious sewing students have always looked to Claire Schaeffer's inside view of the industry as the link between ordinary home sewing and real professionalism. This book contains the information and techniques that we have been yearning for, asking for, and needing to evaluate the quality of our work."--Linda Lee, Owner of The Sewing Workshop, San Francisco, California
    Back cover copy
    "A surefire bible for any sewer who yearns to copy the high-priced couture garments seen at retail."--Victor Costa, Fashion Designer "Serious sewing students have always looked to Claire Schaeffer's inside view of the industry as the link between ordinary home sewing and real professionalism. This book contains the information and techniques that we have been yearning for, asking for, and needing to evaluate the quality of our work."--Linda Lee, Owner of The Sewing Workshop, San Francisco, California Internationally known sewing expert Claire Schaeffer reveals the secrets of high-fashion legends such as Geoffrey Beene, Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, Yves Saint Laurent, Liz Claiborne, and Calvin Klein. Claire's illustrated, step-by-step instructions let you duplicate the design details made famous in expensive ready-to-wear. Plus, Claire's timesaving patternmaking and copying methods can be used to create one-of-a-kind, original garments. Only a few simple tools and patternmaking skills are needed to copy your favorite garments. Claire Schaefferhas studied in the high-fashion workrooms of New York and Europe and is known for her easy-to-follow and innovative sewing techniques. She has authored more than a dozen books, including "Couture Sewing Techniques" and "Claire Schaeffer's Fabric Sewing Guide."