Shape Shape

Shape Shape : Sewing Clothing Patterns to Wear Multiple Ways

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From graphic designer-turned-fashion designer Natsuno Hiraiwacomes Shape Shape, an ingenious collection of signature vests, collars, blouses, tops, skirts, and shrugs that can all be worn in a variety of ways and that are created for sewists of all skill levels. Designs feature draping and fastening fabric cut from single flat cloth, artfully twisting fabric, and folding fabric in origami-like fashion. You'll find unique construction guidance, one-of-a-kind garments that are fit for all ages, as well as a pattern insert. Shape Shape offers everything you need to sew minimally constructed designs with maximum visual impact.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 190 x 242 x 9mm | 475g
  • Loveland, CO, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, color
  • 1596683554
  • 9781596683556
  • 42,819

Table of contents

Introduction Projects 1. Sleeveless Scarf Blouse 2. Reversible French Sleeve Blouse 3. Spiral Scarves 4. Flared Wave Skirt 5. Drawstring Low Waist Pants 6. Free-Style Curved Stole 7. Detachable Pocket Button Down 8. Contrasting Cuff Button Down 9. Reversible Faux Collar 10. Two-Way Stole 11. Asymmetrical Apron Skirt 12. Folded Shrug 13. Cascade Skirt 14. Reversible Circle Vest 15. Four-Way Tie Scarf 16. Twist and Drape Blouse 17. Two-Way Tote Bag 18. Reversible Wrap Skirt 19. Envelope Messenger Bag Project Instructions Technique Glossary
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About Natsuno Hiraiwa

Natsuno Hiraiwa is a graphic designer who studied fashion in Paris and currently designs a clothing line in Japan. Visit her website at
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