- Paperback: 144 pages
- Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd (30 Jan. 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1408120003
- ISBN-13: 978-1408120002
- Product Dimensions: 21.5 x 1.3 x 25.4 cm
- Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars See all reviews (97 customer reviews)
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 147,415 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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How to Use, Adapt and Design Sewing Patterns: From Shop-bought Patterns to Drafting Your Own: A Complete Guide to Fashion Sewing with Confidence Paperback – 30 Jan 2010
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'a useful guide'
--Sewing World, August 2010
About the Author
Lee Hollahan is a lecturer at the University of the West of England, teaching pattern cutting in fashion and fashion textiles. She has worked for a number of the high street labels in London while running her own freelance companies making costumes for TV, film and stage.
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Top Customer Reviews
There is even block patterns that you just need to scale up to the proper size. I would definitely recommend this book for those who want an all in one book.
There are a number of books on similar subjects, but this one with it's wealth of photographs and line drawings makes ideas I had thought complex and difficult so much easier.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
Very happy with the book have browsed through but haven't used it as I am in the middle of converting a room into a sewing room.Published 1 month ago by Paula Tottle
I bought this as a present for my mum as she has recently rekindled a love for sewing. Since I bought her this book I can't get her out of her sewing room! Read morePublished 6 months ago by SweetLulita&Co
Good little reference book. Learned a lot, but then I am a novice. Not sure it would be of much use to someone with more expirence.Published 10 months ago by Miss Jones