BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern: Mastering Iconic Looks From The 1920s To 1980s.
Dior's New Look silhouette; Jackie Kennedy's sheath dress; Madonna's bustier. Fashion trends come and go, but certain iconic styles never fade. Make them for yourself with BurdaStyle's new guide to sewing fashion through the decades. Five adaptable master patterns for tops, dresses, and pants are transformed into nineteen unique projects for both women and men that draw inspiration from key fashion moments. These influential looks (from the Roaring Twenties to the Awesome Eighties) are all modernized and reinterpreted for today's sewing enthusiasts. Whether you prefer a slim-fit pant, the perfect men's button-down, or a versatile shift dress, this book offers a classic collection that will last you a lifetime.
Author: Nora Abousteit with Jamie Lau.
Hardcover; spiral bound; 216 pages. Published 2012. Imported.