30 Ways to Craft your Own StyleBook - 2007
Frugal fashionistas know that reworked vintage clothing is always chic--and here are 30 easy ways create a stylish wardrobe. Every chapter highlights a single embellishment technique for transforming garments from drab to fab, and every technique features three beautiful skill-building projects to take beginners from novice to advanced. Plus, these looks are designed to last: after all, if you're going to put the time and energy into creating something beautiful, you don't want it going out of style in six months! Deconstruct and reconstruct pieces with retro flair, using such techniques as hand embroidery, appliqu#65533;, trimming, felting, beading, silhouette alterations, and surface manipulations. This user-friendly guide covers all the basic how-tos and includes a fabric tutorial and web resources.
Publisher: New York, NY : Sixth&Spring Books, c2007.
Branch Call Number: 646.404 B645
Characteristics: 136 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Fashion Do It Yourself.