Pants for Real People
Fit and Sew for Any Body!Book - 2012
This pattern book features step-by-step instructions on fitting and sewing pants for women of all body types using the twin techniques of tissue fitting and fabric fitting. Important sewing choices are highlighted, including choosing fabrics, selecting appropriate alteration tools, and finding styles that are most flattering. The fit-as-you-sew process of making pants is illustrated with progressive photographs and step-by-step illustrations. A variety of styles are covered, including nonroll, expandable, and contour waistbands; side seam and patched pockets; and easy hems and cuffs. This updated second edition features refinements to the fitting and sewing information and has added instructions on the fitting and sewing of jeans and no-side-seam pants.
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Palmer Pletsch Pub., 
Copyright Date: ©2012
Branch Call Number: 646.408 P182P
Characteristics: 176 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm