Sewing School ® Fashion Design

Make Your Own Wardrobe with Mix-and-Match Projects Including Tops, Skirts & Shorts

By Amie Petronis Plumley Andria Lisle

Crafty kids love to show off what they make, and what better way to do that than to wear their own one-of-a-kind handmade clothes! The authors of the best-selling and much-acclaimed Sewing School® series are back with a complete course in sewing clothes, specially designed for kids aged 8 to 12.

Starting with the basics, Sewing School® Fashion Design teaches kids how to make three essential garments: a top, a pair of shorts, and a skirt, and then encourages them to build their skills and customize each piece with options for changing the neckline or sleeve length and adding their own decorative touches. With step-by-step photos and actual kid-created examples, the approach is friendly and forgiving — no fussy fitting or difficult techniques. All the necessary pattern pieces are included for a wide range of sizes and body types, along with guidance on selecting fabric, cutting accurately, and adjusting the fit. With a wardrobe of their own making, kids will feel great about what they wear!

Also available in this series: Sewing School ®,Sewing School ® 2, Sewing School ® Quilts, and Sewing School ® Box Set.

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Meet the Authors
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Amie Petronis Plumley

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Andria Lisle

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Review quotes

“Amie and Andria have once again created a super fun and accessible staple for every kid’s sewing library. Sewing School® Fashion Design is the perfect primer for kids wanting to try their hand at apparel sewing and fashion design. My sewing students are going to love it!” — Annabel Wrigley, author of the We Love to Sewseries.

Product Details
Age range
8 - 12
Series
Sewing School
Categories
Number of pages
160
Publication date
March 05, 2019
ISBN
9781612128603