Mend & Make Fabulous

Mend & Make Fabulous

Sewing Solutions & Fashionable Fixes

Book - 2014
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Give your clothes a new lease on life! Showing how to take classic mending techniques one step further to add personality and style to clothes, "Mend & Make Fabulous" is a uniquely comprehensive resource that combines visual inspiration with practical advice for the fashion-conscious sewer. The ability to repair and restore clothes is priceless, and "Mend & Make Fabulous" provides a comprehensive guide to all the classic mending techniques and then some: holes and tears; ripped or frayed seams; discoloration, stains, or fading; broken snaps and closures; and so much more. This book also shows you how to add some creativity to mending--fixing holes with studs or applique; hiding discolorations by dip-dyeing; concealing frayed hems by adding cuffs or trim--that will make clothes even more fabulous than they were the first time around.
Publisher: Loveland, CO : Interweave, a division of F+W Media, [2014]
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9781620335345
Branch Call Number: 646.4 W6436M 2014
Characteristics: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Mend and make fabulous


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JCLJoyceM Mar 08, 2016

This book gave me confidence to do more than simple mending. Good photographs of the process and finished product. I added a copy for my home collection for future reference.


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