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2 edition of A-Z guide to dressmaking found in the catalog.

A-Z guide to dressmaking

Joy Mayhew

A-Z guide to dressmaking

by Joy Mayhew

  • 130 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Constable in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJoy Mayhew.
The Physical Object
Pagination300p. ;
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20002787M

If you’re just starting out on your dressmaking journey, it’s a good idea to familiarise yourself with the basic skills and techniques you need to know, including ones that don’t involve your sewing machine. Here’s what you need to know before you get started Images and text taken from The Beginners Guide to Dressmaking by Wendy Ward, published by David & : Hobbycraft. Guide to different fabric types This A-Z guide to different types of fabric – from clothes-press – covers fabric properties, main uses in sewing and washing care instructions. It includes cottons, woollens, linens, silks, synthetics and special fabrics, and interfacings and linings.

  The Dressmaking Technique Bible - New Edition: A Complete Guide to Fashion Sewing Techniques by Lorna Knight | 29 Aug out of 5 stars   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Guide to dressmaking by Symonds, J. Henry, pub. [from old catalog] Publication date Topics Dressmaking, Garment cutting. [from old catalog] Publisher Boston, J. H. symondsPages:

The Dressmaking Book: A Simplified Guide for Beginners. by Adele Margolis | 8 Feb out of 5 stars 4. Paperback £ Amazon's Choice for "dressmaking for beginners" Sewing For Dummies. out of 5 stars Paperback £ We’re so excited you’re keen to learn to sew and we want to help you get started on your sewing journey. In this free beginner dressmaking mini magazine you’ll find helpful guides for getting to grips with your machine, 8 beginner-friendly dressmaking patterns, tips for learning to measure yourself and how to get a great fitting garment!


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Learn about Author Central Author: Joy Mayhew. What a fantastic book. I am not new to dressmaking, just a bit rusty. This book shows all techniques in step by step detail, easy to understand. Great for beginners or for an aide memoire.

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