Stays and Corsets: Historical Patterns Translated for the by Mandy Barrington

By Mandy Barrington

Stays and Corsets: old styles Translated for the trendy Body is going a step past conventional old costuming texts by means of not just giving you ancient trend diagrams and knowledge, yet via exhibiting you the way to evolve those styles to the modern physique form. utilizing her unique pattern-drafting process, writer Mandy Barrington will allow you to draft a historic trend for a latest physique form, whereas nonetheless conserving a correct ancient silhouette.



Each development has been generated from an unique remain, corset, or trend taken from a old garment. The directions to persist with those new styles are designed to house any dimension of girl determine, permitting you to prevent tremendous tricky, time eating, and faulty historic trend re-sizing Requiring merely uncomplicated past wisdom of trend drafting, all calculations were labored out for the dress maker and are supplied in uncomplicated tables followed through easy-to-read, step by step diagrams that truly convey how the old trend is plotted onto the feminine easy block, coupled with images of the developed remains and corsets.

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