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The Fashion Designer's Handbook: Learn to Sew and Become a Designer in 33 Fabulous Projects [With 1 Dress Form, 3 Decorative Fabrics, Rick Rack and 24

Marjorie Galen


ISBN: 9780761154792
ANNOTATION:
Suitable for girls aged 7 to 12, this title helps them learn everything they need to know to start designing clothes - and test their ideas by creating doll-size outfits. It also includes a starter set of tools and trimmings - a doll-size dress form, 27 patterns, ribbon, rickrack, and two swatches of fabric.
The Fashion Designer's Handbook: Learn to Sew and Become a Designer in 33 Fabulous Projects [With 1 Dress Form, 3 Decorative Fabrics, Rick Rack and 24
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ISBN: 9780761154792
ANNOTATION:
Suitable for girls aged 7 to 12, this title helps them learn everything they need to know to start designing clothes - and test their ideas by creating doll-size outfits. It also includes a starter set of tools and trimmings - a doll-size dress form, 27 patterns, ribbon, rickrack, and two swatches of fabric.

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Suitable for girls aged 7 to 12, this title helps them learn everything they need to know to start designing clothes - and test their ideas by creating doll-size outfits. It also includes a starter set of tools and trimmings - a doll-size dress form, 27 patterns, ribbon, rickrack, and two swatches of fabric.

Publisher Description

Young girls love fashion. They love "Project Runway." They love expressing themselves through what they wear. And they want to be fashion designers. It's the No. 1 dream job for girls ages 8 to 12, according to "The New York Times." Here in one kit is everything a girl needs to know to start designing and sewing clothes—a lively, full-color book that comes with a doll-size dress form, 24 reusable patterns, rick rack, embroidery thread, a tape measure, and a piece of fabric printed in three vibrant patterns."The Fashion Designer's Handbook and Fashion Kit "features 33 projects that range from super easy dresses for 11 1⁄2-inch fashion dolls (including Barbie) all the way to "girl-size" projects for the designer to make and wear herself. It shows how to think and work like a designer—from finding inspiration to sketching to developing a personal style. Getting to know fabrics, fibers, and materials; working with patterns; and creating original designs using the dress form.The Mod Mini 1-2-3 Skirt. The No-Sew Sock Dress. Little Red Cape and Coco Jacket. Every project is clearly explained in step-by-step instructions and requires little to no adult help.

Author Biography

Marjorie Galen is the author--and photographer--of Summer Crafts: Fun and Creative Summer Projects for the Whole Family. In addition, she's written articles and done crafting for magazines.

Product Details

Author
Marjorie Galen
Publisher
Workman Publishing
Language
English
ISBN-10
0761154795
ISBN-13
9780761154792
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Year
2011
Publication Date
2011-09-01
Subtitle
Learn to Sew and Become a Designer in 33 Fabulous Projects
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
Yes
Pages
144
Audience Age
7-12
Short Title
FASHION DESIGNERS HANDBK