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.
I've been sewing for about 40 years. Since I now have a... ehem... a curvier figure, preprinted patterns just don't cut it. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Happily Retired
This book was published in 1977. I had high hopes for it after reading all of the reviews. The book is illustrated with black and white line drawings that I find to be a bit... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Debra Jennings
I wish I had bought this book years ago, when I started creating and sewing my own patterns. There's so much to learn and digest. Wonderful book! Read morePublished 3 months ago by Angela Katherine