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The little black dress

how to make the perfect one for you

by Simon Henry

  • 206 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Guild of Master Craftsman in Lewes .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dressmaking

  • About the Edition

    Expert dressmaker Simon Henry guides even the sewing-impaired through the entire process. He explains all the materials and the techniques, and shows how to construct and fit a personalized body block that forms the basis for every pattern in the book. Choose from three classic styles: a chic shift, a fashionable wraparound, and an elegant strapless cocktail dress with a jacket and hat to match!

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementSimon Henry ; foreword by Andrew Fionda
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT515 .H46 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p.
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27071473M
    ISBN 101861086237
    ISBN 109781861086235
    OCLC/WorldCa244064072

    Wear our little black dresses anywhere you go! Look cute for class in a casual LBD, such as a darling frock in preppy stripes, or an A-line dress with a ruffled neckline. Then, add a pair of comfy flats and a brightly colored satchel for a fun pop of color! Little Black Dress – Short Story #2 of the Shy Girl Series introduces the reader to an adorable young couple at the very start of their love story.

    Perhaps more than any other piece of clothing, the little black dress is, women have been told, the essential, the one that will take you practically anywhere. And perhaps more than any other designer, Coco Chanel was the one who made it ubiquitous.   Coco Chanel, Audrey Hepburn, Grace Kelly Each of these women had an influential take on the most classic wardrobe staple of all: the Little Black Dress. In this chic sewing book, patternmaker Dolin Bliss O'Shea pulls inspiration Pages:

    A little black shift dress is a popular style that's extremely versatile. Eileen Fisher, Lauren Ralph Lauren and Karen Kane offer dresses you can use as you move from your day job to an evening cocktail party just by updating your finishing touches, such as jewelry or shoes, to fit the new event. LBD – The Little Black Dress. Ladies; 5 years ago Lis-Marie Liden; I plan my outfit for the next day in the evening before, if not I know I would stand there in the morning with way to many things to juggle, getting my winged eyeliner even, have my morning coffee and struggle to make sense of my hair. The Bespoke Black Book is an.


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