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Creating Couture Embellishment (Paperback) (Ellen W. Miller)

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The finishing touches applied to a garment can take it from the realms of the ordinary to the heights of luxury. Creating Couture Embellishment offers a step-by-step guide to manipulating fabric and making and applying a rich variety of embellishments. Chapters cover fabric-manipulation techniques of pleating, quilting, tucking, ruffling, shirring, and smocking, as well as the fabrication and application of feathers, beading, embroidery, flowers, decorative ribbons and bows, bias bindings and piping, fringe, braids, and passementerie. The heirloom quality created by the insertion or application of lace is also explored.Featuring a visual index of every embellishment in the book that is designed to offer inspiration as well as showcasing the myriad of choice, Creating Couture Embellishment provides a comprehensive sourcebook of ideas for the student, professional, and home sewer alike.
Number of Pages: 400
Genre: Crafts + Hobbies, Art
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Chronicle Books Llc
Author: Ellen W. Miller
Language: English
Street Date: August 8, 2017
TCIN: 52226251
UPC: 9781780679495
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-0030
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$57.80
MSRPwas $85.00

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