Book SynopsisThe bride-to-be will find everything from basic bridal sewing to the art of customizing and combining patterns to design that one-of-a-kind gown that compliments image and body type. It covers selecting, preparing, and sewing with bridal fabrics and laces and includes information on many types of hem, button, and spaghetti straps and loop techniques. Embellishment tips for adding pearls and beads, as well as making slips, headpieces, and veils is also included. There is a handy planning checklist and a sewing time line to make sure the dress is finished before the wedding.
About the AuthorGail Brown is widely recognized for her many television and video appearances on Our Home, Sew Perfect, and Sewing with Nancy. She is the coauthor of Sewing with Sergers and the author of Simply Napkins. She lives in Hoquiam, Washington.