The Burdastyle Sewing Handbook
"The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook" is the most comprehensive, hip and creative guide to learning to sew clothes with style. With more than 430,000 members around the world, BurdaStyle is the largest online community of sewing enthusiasts, fashion designers and DIYers. In their first book, BurdaStyle celebrates this vibrant, global community as they teach readers everything they need to know to design and sew an entire wardrobe of fashion-forward looks using the five fully customisable sewing patterns enclosed with the book. Filled with gorgeous photography, step-by-step instruction and contributions by 78 designers from 22 countries, "The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook" will be the go-to guide for every fashion sewer.
- Hardback | 208 pages
- 234 x 243 x 30mm | 1,100g
- 01 Dec 2011
- Random House USA Inc
- Potter Craft
- New York, United States
- full colour throughout, 400 illustrations, 400 photographs, 3 2-colour pattern sheets
"The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook...sits at the other end of the sewing spectrum, providing inspiration for clothing designers and experienced sewers. BurdaStyle is a website for the fashion-oriented." --Associated Press "A great new resource that is absolutely overflowing with information and inspiration." --Craftzine.com
About Nora Abousteit
Nora Abousteit is the co-founder of BurdaStyle. Previously she worked on the staff of Hurbert Burda and was part of the production team for the DLD conferences in 2005 and 2006, as well as for several World Economic Forum, cultural, knowledge-transfer and networking events.