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Couture sewing: the couture cardigan jacket : sewing secrets from a Chanel collector

Author: Claire B Shaeffer
Publisher: Newtown, CT : The Taunton Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"If you want to make a jacket with the impeccable look of Chanel, this is the book to have. The Couture Cardigan Jacket presents sewing methods Claire Shaeffer developed based on her knowledge of haute couture construction and meticulous research studying original Chanels in museum archives and her own collection. Via the DVD, Shaeffer instructs readers in essential techniques such as cutting and shaping the jacket  Read more...
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Named Person: Coco Chanel; Coco Chanel
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claire B Shaeffer
ISBN: 9781600859557 1600859550
OCLC Number: 847842659
Description: 140 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm 1 DVD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: One. GETTING STARTED --
Design and Materials --
Cutting and Marking --
Two. CONSTRUCTING THE JACKET --
Quilting the Jacket --
Stabilizing and Shaping --
The New Construction Order --
Three. BUTTONHOLES --
Double Buttonholes --
Four. ASSEMBLING THE SLEEVES --
The Three-Piece Sleeve --
Five. FINISHING THE EDGES --
Techniques for Edges --
Six. SETTING THE SLEEVES --
Hand-Set Sleeves --
Seven. PATCH POCKET TECHNIQUES --
Couture Patch Pockets --
Eight. FINISHING DETAILS --
Little Details That Make a Big Difference --
Nine. CHARACTERISTICS OF THE COUTURE CARDIGAN JACKET --
What Makes Chanel's Cardigan Jacket Different? --
Copies and Knockoffs --
Chronology of Coco Chanel and the House of Chanel --
Appendix --
All About Trims --
Stitch Guide --
Techniques for Buttons and Buttonholes --
Garment Index --
Metric Equivalency Chart.
Other Titles: Couture cardigan jacket
Responsibility: Claire B. Shaeffer.

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Suitable for those who want to make a jacket with the impeccable look of Chanel, this book presents sewing methods the author developed, based on her knowledge of haute couture construction and  Read more...

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