Includes tailoring and construction techniques for sewing jackets and coats, describing how to press wool, insert jacket linings, work with gabardine, and make two-way pocketsSewing seams is straightforward. I use sizes 10 to 14 sewing machine needles and 10 to 12 stitches per inch. For most sewing, I use a size 12 needle, but a size 10 is good for single layers. I use polyester or cotton-covered polyester thread;anbsp;...
|Title||:||Jackets, Coats, and Suits from Threads|
|Publisher||:||Taunton Press - 1992|