A Beginner's Guide to Making Skirts
Learn how to make 24 different skirts from 8 basic shapes
Includes full-size pull out patterns for sizes UK 8-26 and a comprehensive sewing techniques section
Wendy Ward has designed 24 stunning skirts for a wide range of shapes, sizes, trends and occasions. With flattering A-line styles, wrap designs, culottes and front opening skirts; playful bubble and circle skirts, as well as sophisticated stretch or tailored pencil skirts; there is a skirt in this selection to suit you.
New to sewing? Or never tried making clothes before? Don't panic – skirts are the perfect place to start and you're in safe hands. Wendy is one of the best sewing teacher's out there and this book is full of basic sewing machine and skirt-making techniques covering zippers, waistbands, gathering, pleats, buttonholes, and linings. She's even included tips on how to take measurements and on choosing the right fabric.