It is also very easy to follow.
This is the ONLY book I've found that truly teaches you to make your own sewing patterns FROM SCRATCH, without having to buy a commercial pattern as a starting point.
The chapters on altering patterns for the bodice and sleeves of blouses or of skirt darts and drapes, etc. were amazing and so easy.
Not a bad book, but not the best, either. I really struggled to decide whether I should give this 2 stars or 3. Honestly, it was sort of a toss-up. Read morePublished 29 days ago by jkreggie
This is a very well done book with a complete understanding of how to make a pattern. Having taken a designing patterns class in the 1980's in a very good school, I find the same... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Marcia J. Mailey
This is the best book written on how to make your own patterns! They come out perfect and it's so easy to do. So glad the book is still in circulation! Read morePublished 1 month ago by Margo
Glad to have this pattern book! Great addition to my collection!Published 1 month ago by Linda Sue Buehler
Love it. I've already used it to modify patterns for a more custom fit. It truly is easy to understand, and the drawings are very clear.Published 1 month ago by Ladysue
love it love it love it
I run a small design and tailoring business run on 30 years sewing experience and no formal training. Read more
Great book to give you the ways to make the basic patterns you need if you want to make your own clothes. Read morePublished 1 month ago by lin
Easy to read in drafting patterns. I am happy that I got it. I can make my Jeans now with out going out to buy a patternPublished 3 months ago by Sheila L.