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The little black dress

how to make the perfect one for you

by Simon Henry

  • 245 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Guild of Master Craftsman in Lewes .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dressmaking

  • About the Edition

    Expert dressmaker Simon Henry guides even the sewing-impaired through the entire process. He explains all the materials and the techniques, and shows how to construct and fit a personalized body block that forms the basis for every pattern in the book. Choose from three classic styles: a chic shift, a fashionable wraparound, and an elegant strapless cocktail dress with a jacket and hat to match!

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementSimon Henry ; foreword by Andrew Fionda
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT515 .H46 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p.
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27071473M
    ISBN 101861086237
    ISBN 109781861086235
    OCLC/WorldCa244064072

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