Paperback A beginner's guide to making skirts : learn how to make 24 different skirts from 8 basic shapes / Wendy Ward.
Publication year: 2016
Publisher: London : CICO Books,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781782493709 (pbk.) :
Follow Wendy Ward's tutorials to make a wide range of stylish skirts. From 8 basic shapes - circle, A-line, stretch pencil, wrap, bubble, tailored pencil, front-opening and culottes - you will learn the skills to make variations that have pockets, colour-blocking, gathers, ruching, darts, and much more. All the basic techniques you will need are also explained, so you'll feel confident with essentials like inserting zips, attaching waistbands, gathering, pleats, making buttonholes, and adding linings. There are also handy hints and tips on how to take measurements and on choosing the right fabric.
160 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm