Happy Homemade: Sew Chic

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$16.95
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SKU:
9784805312872
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
ISBN:
9784805312872
Format:
Paperback
Date Published:
09/24/2013
Illustrations:
20 full-page photos, 20 sets of diagrams, 4 pull-out pattern sheets for 20 patterns
Number of Pages:
64
Trim Size:
8 X 10

Sew your own stylish clothes with this fabulous sewing book.

Are you a DIY sewer, with a passion for Japanese style? Look no further, Happy Homemade: Sew Chic is the Japanese Sewing book you've been waiting for—all new timeless and straightforward creations of Yoshiko Tsukiori, acclaimed Japanese fashion designer and author of The Stylish Dress Book, now available in English in the United States. Happy Homemade: Sew Chic features 20 flexible sewing patterns that boast authentic Japanese style created simply—by you. Sew-your-own pants, tops, dresses and skirts will add that sought-after Japanese flair to your wardrobe.

Simple lines make these garments perfect for women of all ages and all sizes. This book includes a complete western-sized sewing pattern for each design that is easily adjusted to fit your body form. The understandable, concise diagrams and simple instructions allow you to create a unique style with ease and confidence.

Sewing designs include:
  • Tunic Dress with Lace
  • Blouse with Front Tucks
  • Box Tunic
  • Straight-cut Tiered Skirt
  • Straight-cut Sarouel Pants
  • Smock Dress with Puff Sleeves
  • And much more…
Whether you're a sewing maven or an aspiring novice, Happy Homemade: Sew Chic is your ultimate guide to transforming fabric to fabulous!

About the Author:
Yoshiko Tsukiori is a graduate of Joshi Bijutsu College. After working in apparel companies, Yoshiko became an independent designer. She creates a diverse range of fashionable, easy-to-make clothing, including children's and babies' clothes and women's designer garments. Yoshiko has authored many books, including the trendy Stylish Dress Book and Girls Style.