Tailoring a Jacket

Gill McBride

Description

A jacket is a wonderful staple for any wardrobe – it's versatile, flattering and stylish. This practical book explains how to make a jacket that can be worn with confidence, flourish and pride. Using 'speed' tailoring techniques, it explains fusible interfacings and finishes that are achievable for all home sewers, and will guide you to making a fabulous, tailored jacket.

Tailoring a Jacket includes:

  • Guide to fabrics, pattern choice and interfacings
  • Advice on pattern matching
  • Instruction on welt and patch pockets, shoulder pads and collars, as well as bound and machined buttonholes
  • Detailed help on lining and finishing your jacket, and ideas for alterations
  • Step-by-step explanation with photographs to the full process

Details

  • Format
    Paperback
  • Pages
    96
  • Size
    240 x 170mm
  • Publisher
    Crowood
  • ISBN
    9781785007835
Status
In stock for immediate dispatch
Stock Code
200934
Our Price
$29.99