Building the Pattern

Sew Your Own Capsule Wardrobe

Laura & Saara Huhta


The fashionable Finnish sewing duo are back to show you how to create a coherent capsule wardrobe – complete with a collection of 20 garments that are easy to make, wear and combine.

Complete with stunning photography, clear illustrations and instructions, Scandi sisters Laura and Saara offer up an enticing selection of tops, dresses, skirts and trousers for the modern seamstress. Using the five essential building blocks, choose, customise and adapt the designs in this book to create a variety of flattering garments for every occasion that suit your style and fit your figure.

Discover how to create clothes with care, build your sewing repertoire and embrace the slow fashion movement. Six full-size pattern sheets are included in this neat package. The patterns are in a range of sizes (8 to 22) with concise information on measuring yourself and technical sewing tips to sew for your shape. The book also offers expert advice on how to achieve the perfect fit, alter the designs and add your own personal twist.


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    255 x 200mm
  • Publisher
    Quadrille Publishing
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