500 DVD -
expensive handwoven plaid wool in soft purples.
the plaid while laying out the pattern,
choose which darts work and their placement in
the patterned fabric. Add those
finishing touches you see from only the very top-notch designers.
Overcome any fear
of expensive fabrics that may be languishing in your closet - unused!
Add those Chanel touches.
Sueded Silk and Microfibers
those awful polyesters from 30 years ago? Forget
It! Welcome to Microfibers.
The look of silk without the hassle.
How to pick projects, interfacing, lining.
a shawl collar (pattern
included in book) to any
garment. Clear diagrams and instructions explain which fabrics to use,
blouse styles, interlining, pattern layout and cutting. Use Program 501
to make Shirley's Chanel style jacket over this blouse. Series 4
Metallic Orchid Jacket with the fur collar is from this
pattern, instructions included.
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garment wrinkles tell you how to fix the fit.
Vertical wrinkles tell you the garment is hanging too large, while
horizontal wrinkles say "too tight." Problems with rounded back? Adjust
any pattern for it. Create a princess line for larger bust.
Embellish The Truth
ever bought a
fabric you loved, then wondered why once it was home? Save that fabric
with cabling and elastic or metallic machine embroidery to create a
whole "new" fabric.
Love To Sew With My Feet
tremendous power of correct presser feet to match your current project:
button reeds, hemstitch fork, piping foot, bias binder, braiding and
gathering feet. Learn how to choose and use the correct feet for many
different fabrics and projects.
Fabric tubes are incredibly useful! Make fabric tubes for head bands,
shoe laces, tie, belt, Chinese ball buttons. Create your own fabric for
handbags and vests with these tubes.
expensive ready-to-wear designer features into your patterns; red and
black spiral quilted short jacket. Perfect for a fun evening out
dancing. Combine with your black pants and shirt - wow!
See It Again... New Flavor
ready-to-wear secrets re-using existing patterns. Cut out shapes from
fabrics and embellish onto plain fabrics. Shirley shows you how to
create quality padded and puffed applique.
Home Dec Camouflage
a folding screen to update
your room. Protect your expensive blouse and jackets with closet
protectors. Match your lamp shade, wastebasket to bed or bath fabrics.
Can't afford a new occasional table? Let Shirley show you how to
produce one for practically nothing!
Wear Home Dec Fabrics
the beautiful home decorating fabrics available and create smashing
outfits for youngsters or oldsters. Log Cabin Quilted Tabard for a
little girl from home decorating fabrics; patch and embellishing
techniques for more fun dresses, pants, rompers.
questions. Find answers about sleeves, pockets, waistbands,
facings and more. Fix sleeve caps, buttonhole solutions, hem
It's In The Bag
on The hobo bag.
Scale pattern, material list, construction diagrams, cutting
instructions, embellishment ideas provide you with all the tools to
create this shoulder bag.