The Essential A-line: Make 17 Flirty Skirts from 1 Basic Pattern

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C&T Publishing Inc, Feb 12, 2013 - Crafts & Hobbies - 128 pages
In this how-to book, The Essential A-line, accomplished seamstress Jona Giammalva shows you how to whip a chic A-line skirt in no time! It features a single pattern with easy variations to make 17 stylish skirts in a range of sizes from 0 – 2x. Detailed step-by-step instructions and informative color photographs will guide and inspire sewers of any skill level—especially beginners. In addition to a new wardrobe of skirts, you'll also learn a variety of essential dressmaking techniques from inserting a zipper to mastering the perfect pleat.
 

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The Essential A-Line: Make 17 Flirty Skirts from 1 Basic Pattern

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A-line skirts are flattering to most body types and are among the easiest garments to size, sew, and customize. Giammalva's basic pattern, which includes sizes ranging from 0 to 20, is a simple affair ... Read full review

Contents

The Skirts
47
Resources
126
Pullout
127
eLegal Page
172
Back Cover
174
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Jona Giammalva has been an avid seamstress for more than 25 years. Her sewing adventures and tutorials can be found on her popular blog. She also produces sewing patterns of her original designs under the name Jona G. Pattern Co. She lives in Arizona. www.jonag.typepad.com

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