Gertie's Ultimate Dress Book

Gertie's Ultimate Dress Book

A Modern Guide to Sewing Fabulous Vintage Styles

Book - 2016
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Every vintage-obsessed sewist dreams of having a closet full of gorgeous dresses. The follow-up to the popular Gertie's New Book for Better Sewing and Gertie Sews Vintage Casual , Gertie's Ultimate Dress Book is packed with all the information and patterns you could ever need to create a wardrobe filled with stunning vintage frocks. The book begins with all the essential techniques for dressmaking and includes instructions and patterns for 23 dresses for a variety of occasions. Elements of each pattern can be mixed and matched, allowing readers to customize the bodice, skirt, sleeves, pockets, and details of each dress for a truly unique creation.
Publisher: New York :, STC Craft,, 2016
ISBN: 9781617690754
Characteristics: 235 pages :,illustrations (chiefly colour) ;,26 cm +,4 folded sheets of patterns


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Aug 15, 2016

Again, this is less a book about sewing vintage styles and more about sewing modern dresses inspired by vintage styles. It's still interesting and goes in depth about fabrics and techniques, so a useful guide for the person who wants to get into sewing.

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