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Simply, Design Simply, Design

by Karen Searle Senechal

Karen Senechal, an experienced seamstress and clothing designer, wrote this book for all of us who either fell asleep in Home Ec or never had the opportunity to learn to thread a needle. With this well-illustrated book, she walks you through all the steps to execute any clothing design you can imagine You will learn about pattern draping, how to make your own patterns, how to work with a dress form, different types of necklines and many other topics. Lavish illustrations and step-by-step instructions can take the novice through the procedures to make a finished garment. A section on clothing redesign is included so you can also update your wardrobe as well as make your own personal pattern.

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Simply, Design by Karen Searle Senechal