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    DescriptionWhat's not to love about having a complete wardrobe of unique skirts, one for everyday of the week and every occasion? Once a sewist learns how to draft a customised pattern to fit her body perfectly, she can alter it and explore the endless creative opportunities! Now, sewing enthusiasts of all levels can design skirts that are fun and fabulous for workday to weekend and dressy to casual. In Skirt-a-Day Sewing, sewists learn not only how to draft patterns for a custom fit but how to design and make skirts that express their style and mood. The book offers four classic silhouettes - wrap, straight, flared and high waisted- and seven variations of each, for 28 skirts in all! In each project, sewists will master a different technique, from making asymmetrical hems to adding vertical panels to drafting a fly front, using woven fabrics like silk, brocade, tweed and cotton. With in-depth explanations of each design, Nicole Smith makes it easy for aspiring fashion designers and crafty stitchers alike to go from sketch to skirt.


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    Title
    Skirt-a-day Sewing
    Subtitle
    Create 28 Skirts for a Unique Look Everyday
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Nicole Smith
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 202 mm
    Height: 214 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 640 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781603429740
    ISBN 10: 1603429743
    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
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 06
    BIC subject category V2: WFB
    B&T General Subject: 250
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A97602736
    BISAC V2.8: CRA009000
    B&T Approval Code: A97602400
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: CRA035000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 646.4/37, 646.437
    DC23: 646.437
    LC classification: TT540 .S58 2013
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: WJF, WFB
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations (colour)
    Publisher
    Storey Publishing LLC
    Imprint name
    Storey Publishing LLC
    Publication date
    16 July 2013
    Publication City/Country
    North Adams
    Back cover copy
    Stylish skirts for wherever the day takes you. Sew a month of skirts using four classic styles -- wrap, straight, flared, and high-waisted -- as your starting point.Draft custom-fit patterns for all four styles (complete instructions included), and then play with seven variations for each skirt silhouette.Before you know it, you'll have 28 unique skirts - more than enough for every day and every occasion!"