written by Simon Henry
Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd | ISBN 9781861086662
Paperback – 176 pages
Member’s price: $27.00
Usually ships within 2–11 business days.
This book contains step-by-step instructions for sewing four fabulous party dresses that will fit perfectly! It is a follow up to the massively popular "The Little Black Dress". It shows how to construct a body block and fit personal patterns to suit different body shapes. Every girl needs a perfect party dress at various times in her life, whether for a prom, a gala ball or a red-carpet event. But how do you find a dress that fits perfectly, suits your body shape and makes you look a million dollars - without breaking the bank? The answer is to make it yourself following expert dressmaker Simon Henry's tried and trusted method. He will guide you gently through the whole process, giving you the confidence to sew a party dress that's as individual as you are. Featuring sections that show how to construct a body block and fit your personal pattern; recognise your body shape and tailor a style to suit it, and choose the perfect fabric. This title contains sewing techniques and expert tips for a professional finish and step-by-step instructions for sewing four fabulous party dresses.