How to Design Your Own Dress Patterns:A primer in pattern making for women who like to sew Adele Margolis
This breathtakingly detailed book presents dress patterns, construction details, embroidery and making instructions for fifteen garments and accessories from a seventeenth-century woman´s wardrobe. Full step-by-step drawings of the construction sequence are given for each garment alongside photographs of the objects and x-ray photography.
Book Two in the V&A´s groundbreaking new series presents 17 patterns for garments and accessories from a seventeenth-century woman´s wardrobe. Full step-by-step drawings of the construction sequence are given for each garment to enable the reader to accurately reconstruct them.
Make Your Own Dress Patterns: Adele P. Margolis
Presenting a wealth of new, bespoke imagery and building on the authors´ unrivalled level of expertise, 17th-Century Men´s Dress Patterns is a definitive resource for costume designers, fashion historians and students.
Famous Frocks: The Little Black Dress provides 10 patterns for sewing 20 gorgeous garments inspired by iconic LBDs from recent decades.
This is an outstanding and extremely popular collection of hundreds of basic pattern shapes. The designer is given full creative range over the basic silhouettes. The general characteristics of male and female dress, gowns, tunics, headdresses, jackets, robes, breeches, and more produce an accurate outline for each time period.
Get Scandi-cool with the Danish queen of minimal Scandinavia has long been the home of outstanding interior design and classic fashion brands like Acne Studios, Rains and Filippa K. But no one personifies modern Danish cool as well as fashion industry stylist, blogger and model Pernille Teisbaek. In her gorgeous first book Pernille offers professional tips on how to create a minimalist wardrobe and look, mix and match patterns successfully, adopt androgynous looks or new colour combinations, try out new materials and mix fabrics, plus plenty of timeless fashion advice such as a jeans-fit guide and essential Dos and Don´ts. Her beauty chapter reveals Pernille´s capsule survival kit and how to achieve her natural look. Pernille also covers pared-back Scandinavian home design with an eye on balancing elegant simplicity and minimalism with inviting homeliness and warmth, or hygge, and inspirational pictures. A perfect gift for all Scandi lovers and anyone wanting insider advice from one of fashion´s most stylish experts.