Tailoring: The Classic Guide to Sewing the Perfect Jacket

byEditors of CPi

Paperback | May 1, 2011

Tailoring: The Classic Guide to Sewing the Perfect Jacket by Editors of CPi
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Tailoring is the complete photo guide to sewing jackets and coats. Written by sewing professionals, this book teaches the trusted, proven methods for sewing tailored jackets with impeccable details and perfect fit. Written for the intermediate sewer who wants to move on to more challenging projects, this book ensures success with detailed, step-by-step instructions, more than 400 photos, in-depth discussions about products and how to use them. Tailoring offers guidance for every aspect of tailoring a jacket: fitting and pattern alteration, fabrics and tools, interfacings, interlinings, seams and finishes, hand stitches, collars, pressing, topstitching, shaping shoulders, setting in sleeves, sewing pockets, vents, and making perfect buttonholes.

Creative Publishing international (CPi) is a worldwide publisher of how-to books. The company's current retail offering includes over 300 titles on topics covering home improvement, home decorating, sewing, crafting, hunting & fishing, and photography. Over the past 15 years, CPi has developed high-quality photography step-by-step ...
Title:Tailoring: The Classic Guide to Sewing the Perfect JacketFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:128 pages, 11 X 8.25 X 0.38 inShipping dimensions:128 pages, 11 X 8.25 X 0.38 inPublished:May 1, 2011Publisher:Quarry BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1589236092

ISBN - 13:9781589236097

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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