Designer Techniques

Designer Techniques

Couture Tips for Home Sewing

Book - 1996
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From the host of PBS's Sewing Today expert Kenneth King shares the countless techniques he has developed over the years for adding classy touches to every sewing project. With both machine and manual instructions, you'll find everything you need to know to master working with fashion fabrics. Learn how to sew -- designer edge finishes, piping and pockets, the tailored shoulder, knife-pleated edge and pleated ruffle. Along with things to wear, you'll find the same little-known techniques that interior designers use on window treatments and that accessory designers employ when making handbags. Whether you want to explore the possibilities of being a professional designer, or just want to create your own showstopping wardrobe, you'll revel in the secrets revealed here.
Publisher: New York : Sterling Publishing Co., 1996.
ISBN: 9780806994895
Branch Call Number: 646.2044 Ki
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill., (some col.) ; 26 cm.


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Jul 05, 2013

King's "Cool Couture" with less piping instruction. Essentially a reedit.


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