Sewing for Plus Sizes

Sewing for Plus Sizes

Design, Fit, and Construction for Ample Apparel

Book - 1999
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Everyone looks great in clothes that fit, no matter what your size. If ready-to-wear doesn't do it for you, let Barbara Deckert teach you how to sew for your plus-size body with Sewing for Plus Sizes. She will guide you through the process of selecting designs, fabrics, and colors that flatter plus- and super-size figures. In addition, you'll get great techniques for sizing up any pattern (even those fancy designer ones!), special concerns for plus-size sewers, and lots of hints and advice make this the most useful sewing book you'll ever own.

Publisher: Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, c1999
ISBN: 9781561582846
Branch Call Number: ANF 646.404
Characteristics: vi, 154 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm


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May 09, 2010

Lots of good tips, even after sewing for plus sizes for 40 years. One of the first books I will buy if my cash flow ever increases....which it might after their tips! Great work!

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