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The Resource Gertie's ultimate dress book : a modern guide to sewing fabulous vintage styles, Gretchen Hirsch ; photographs by Karen Pearson ; illustrations by Sun Young Park

Gertie's ultimate dress book : a modern guide to sewing fabulous vintage styles, Gretchen Hirsch ; photographs by Karen Pearson ; illustrations by Sun Young Park

Label
Gertie's ultimate dress book : a modern guide to sewing fabulous vintage styles
Title
Gertie's ultimate dress book
Title remainder
a modern guide to sewing fabulous vintage styles
Statement of responsibility
Gretchen Hirsch ; photographs by Karen Pearson ; illustrations by Sun Young Park
Title variation
Ultimate dress book
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Every vintage-obsessed sewist dreams of having a closet full of gorgeous dresses. The follow-up to the popular Gertie's New Book for Better Sewing and Gertie Sews Vintage Casual, Gertie's Ultimate Dress Book is packed with all the information and patterns you could ever need to create a wardrobe filled with stunning vintage frocks. The book begins with all the essential techniques for dressmaking and includes instructions and patterns for 23 dresses for a variety of occasions. Elements of each pattern can be mixed and matched, allowing readers to customise the bodice, skirt, sleeves, pockets and details of each dress for a truly unique creation
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hirsch, Gretchen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pearson, Karen
  • Park, Sun Young
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dressmaking
  • Dressmaking
  • Sewing
  • Sewing
  • Dresses
Target audience
adult
Label
Gertie's ultimate dress book : a modern guide to sewing fabulous vintage styles, Gretchen Hirsch ; photographs by Karen Pearson ; illustrations by Sun Young Park
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Pattern sheets in envelope inside back cover
  • Concealed spiral binder
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
4 pattern sheets.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 230) and index
Carrier category
  • sheet
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • nb
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Skills. Getting ready to sew -- Basic dress construction -- Finishing details -- Giving the dress structure -- Techniques for special fabrics -- Fitting -- Wardrobe
Control code
000057078205
Dimensions
26 cm. +
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9781617690754
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015948555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Gertie's ultimate dress book : a modern guide to sewing fabulous vintage styles, Gretchen Hirsch ; photographs by Karen Pearson ; illustrations by Sun Young Park
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Pattern sheets in envelope inside back cover
  • Concealed spiral binder
  • Includes index
Accompanying material
4 pattern sheets.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 230) and index
Carrier category
  • sheet
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • nb
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Skills. Getting ready to sew -- Basic dress construction -- Finishing details -- Giving the dress structure -- Techniques for special fabrics -- Fitting -- Wardrobe
Control code
000057078205
Dimensions
26 cm. +
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9781617690754
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2015948555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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