The Zapp Method of Couture SewingBook - 2004
?Just sew and go??Anna Zapp, designer for stars such as John Travolta and Robert Redford, shares her philosophy of no thinking sewing in this contemporary guide to primary garment construction. Her no fail methods, based on 30 years of experience, are fast, easy, efficient, and sensible! Sewers will learn how to measure themselves and adjust any pattern to fit, producing highly professional, tailored looking results time and time again. The Zapp Method of Couture Sewing features no fail welt pockets, front fly zippers, bound buttonholes, and one row waistband stitching. Clear, simple instructions and detailed illustrations will walk readers through copying their favorite fitting pair of ready to wear pants?without taking them apart!
Sew Clothes that Fit Perfectly!
Pants, jackets, vests, shirts--no matter what garments you want to sew, or what pattern you buy, Anna Zapp will show you how to get a perfect fit. Learn fitting and sewing tricks that will save time and effort and help you sew clothes that rival the most expensive couture lines.