Little Green Dresses: 50 Original Patterns for Repurposed Dresses, Tops, Skirts, and MoreDe (autor) Tina Sparkles Fotografii de Erica Beckman
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – September 2010
Never shop retail again with this chic and sweet collection of DIY patterns from a former host of DIY Network's Stylelicious, Tina Sparkles. Joining the green movement was never so easy -- and cost saving With Sparkles' stripped-down approach to patterning and sewing, the delightful dresses, tops, skirts, and pants in this fashion-forward project book will not only raise your eco-IQ, but open your eyes to new methods for sewing garments.
Little Green Dresses author Tina Sparkles, a talented and imaginative designer, offers up an array of project ideas that are both earth- and user-friendly. Readers can pick and choose the patterns that suit them best, from A-line, tiered, and bubble skirts to 'body tube' dresses and 'cap-sleeve cutie' blouses. Included are sewing and shopping resources and a fitting guide.
Ilustrații: 50 color photos 550 drawings
Dimensiuni: 205 x 232 x 15 mm
Greutate: 0.64 kg
Editura: TAUNTON PRESS
Fall in Love with Sewing
Party with Patterns
Using a Pattern
Chapter 3 Tops
Rectangle Tie Shrug , Such a Square Blouse, Cha Cha Blouse, Vest, Upside Down Tunic, Oversized Caged Hoodie by Peggy Noland
Chapter 4 Skirts
Ultra Mini Rectangle Skirt, Preppy Rectangle Skirt , Trusty Pencil Skirt, Swoosh Skirt , A-line Skirt , A-line Skirt with Placket Variation, Tiered Skirt, Bubble Skirt, Gathered Rectangle Skirt, Suit Skirt by Where is Josie?
Chapter 5 Dresses
Free T-Dress, Body Toob, Cap Sleeve Cutie Dress, Pixel Dress, Deep V Mini Dress, Drawstring Dress, Poster Art Dress, Egg Dress, Vest Dress, Outer Space Dress, Bell Jar Dress Coat, Hoodie Dress, Nip Waist Dress, Criss-Cross Jumper Dress, 60s Jumper, Banana Dress, Ruffle Earth Dress, Wedding Cake Dress, Oh Yes Dress, Slope Dress, Office Dancing Dress, Cha Cha Dress, Go USA Sweater Dress , Button Bib Dress by Fredda and Jennifer Perkins, Ribbon Skirt Dress by Chia, Sheer Tunic by Jesse Kelly-Landes , Wedding Dress, Revisited by Elizabeth Dye, X Dress by Amy Sperber
Chapter 6 Bottoms & Jumpers
Summer Short, Summer Jumper, Disco Shorts, Leggings, Vintage Romper, Coolottes Dress
Appendix A ߝ Sewing Resources
Appendix B ߝ Shopping Resources
Appendix C ߝ Reading List
--Faythe Levine, director of “HandMade Nation”
"Tina Sparkles' take on DIY eco-fashion is not only progressive, but also undeniably cute. "
--Stephanie Trong, NYLON magazine