Tailoring : The Classic Guide to Sewing the Perfect Jacket

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Tailoring is the complete photo guide to sewing jackets and coats.

Written by sewing professionals, this book teaches the trusted, proven methods for sewing tailored jackets with impeccable details and perfect fit. Written for the intermediate sewer who wants to move on to more challenging projects, this book ensures success with detailed, step-by-step instructions, more than 400 photos, in-depth discussions about products and how to use them.

Tailoring offers guidance for every aspect of tailoring a jacket:

Fitting and pattern alterationFabrics and toolsInterfacingsInterliningsSeams and finishesHand stitchesCollarsPressingTopstitchingShaping shouldersSetting in sleevesSewing pocketsVents, andMaking perfect buttonholes
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Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 275 x 210 x 12.7mm | 430g
  • Creative Publishing International, US
  • Beverly, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • Revised, Updated
  • 400 colour illustrations
  • 1589236092
  • 9781589236097
  • 49,166

Review quote

"An ideal sewing partner for those progressing to this level."
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About Editors of CPi

The editors of Creative Publishing international have created dozens of the best-selling books on home improvement, landscaping, home decorating, sewing, crafting, hunting and fishing, and photography. All books are exhaustively researched, written, photographed, and edited by veteran staff members with years of experience in their areas of expertise.
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165 ratings
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