This comprehensive guide to dressmaking combines clear step-by-step photography with accompanying online video tutorials to teach you everything you need to know about dressmaking. Read up on the essential techniques in the book, then enhance your understanding by viewing the online movies, simply scanning the QR codes with your smartphone or tablet, or using your browser on your laptop or PC.
Learn a wide range of dressmaking techniques, from how to use and adapt patterns, to sewing hems, zippers, and adding embellishments. Packed with practical advice on tools and equipment, fabrics and notions, and construction techniques, you'll be able to confidently create clothes with the perfect fit.
With separate sections on couture sewing techniques and troubleshooting tips, this book is a comprehensive guide whether you already make your own clothes or are just starting out.