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BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern

Mastering Iconic Looks From the 1920s to 1980s
Abousteit, Nora (Book - 2012 )
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Vintage Looks Meetnbsp;Modern Fashion Dior's New Look silhouette. Jackie Kennedy's sheath dress. Madonna's bustier. Fashion trends come and go, but certain iconic styles never fade. Make them for yourself with BurdaStyle's new guide to sewing fashion through the decades. Five adaptable master patterns for tops, dresses, and pants are transformed into nineteen unique projects for both women and men that draw inspiration from key fashion moments. These influential looks--from the Roaring Twenties to the Awesome Eighties--are all modernized and reinterpreted for today's sewing enthusiasts. nbsp; BurdaStyle, the world's largest online community of people who sew, is synonymous with stylish sewing and high-quality patterns. In this follow-up to The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook, they provide step-by-step instructions and techniques for customizing the enclosed master patterns into new design variations, all perfectly fitted for you. You'll also get a taste of fashion history--the essential designers, signature trends, and style icons from each era--to help you channel your inner Coco Chanel, Audrey Hepburn, or Yves Saint Laurent. nbsp; BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern combines the best of fashion from the past with an updated approach to sewing. Whether you prefer a slim-fit pant, the perfect men's button-down, or a versatile shift dress, this book offers a classic collection that will last you a lifetime.
Authors: Abousteit, Nora
Title: BurdaStyle sewing vintage modern
mastering iconic looks from the 1920s to 1980s
Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 216 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,25 cm. +,5 patterns
Statement of Responsibility: Nora Abousteit with Jamie Lau and David Leon Morgan
Notes: Includes index
Includes 5 master patterns in a pocket affixed to p. [3] of cover
Contents: Patterns 101
1920s to 1930s
1940s to 1950s
1960s
1970s
1980s
Additional Contributors: Morgan, David Leon
Lau, Jamie
BurdaStyle, Inc
ISBN: 0307586758
9780307586759
Branch Call Number: 646.4 A155bv 2012
Subject Headings: Vintage clothing Sewing Dressmaking
Topical Term: Vintage clothing
Sewing
Dressmaking
Additional Physical Form Entry: Online version: Abousteit, Nora. BurdaStyle sewing vintage modern. 1st ed. New York : Potter Craft, c2012 9780770434397 (OCoLC)820868958
LCCN: 2012010976
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