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Sewing for Your Girls : Easy Instructions for Dresses, Smocks and Frocks - Yoshiko Tsukiori

Sewing for Your Girls

Easy Instructions for Dresses, Smocks and Frocks


Published: 1st March 2015
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RRP $19.99

Yoshio Tsukiori is a name familiar to every fan of Japanese sewing books because of her elegantly casual designs for women and children. In Sewing for Your Girls she provides new patterns and instructions for clothes that will fit your budget and your little girl's personal style and body type perfectly.

This book shows you how to select carefree, pretty and inexpensive fabrics that you can easily turn into clothes your girls will love to wear every day-for very little money! The patterns can be used in endless variations to create literally hundreds of different styles.

About the Author

Yoshiko Tsukiori is a graduate of Joshi Bijutsu College. After working in apparel companies, Yoshiko became an independent freelance sewing designer. She creates a diverse range of clothing such as children's and babies clothes, and women's designer garments.

"[...] a new Japanese Pattern Book for girls that I really love! It"s called Sewing For Your Girls, and it's one of the best girls pattern book I've seen! " --Sew Country Chick blog
"The sewing techniques are presented in step by step photographs which made it easy to understand [...] After seeing all the patterns offered, it's time to get started on sewing! --Japanese Sewing Books blog
"Inside Sewing for Your Girls by Yoshiko Tsukiori, you will learn how surprisingly simple it is to make your own clothes for your kids. The best thing about the sewing patterns inside this book is that they are actually super cute clothes that your girls will love to wear!" --AllFreeSewing.com blog
"The beginning of the book is filled with detailed steps for basic techniques. This books really makes an effort to accommodate a new sewist. " --Sweeter Than Cupcakes blog
"This book is delightful. [...] As well as the patterns the book also has a wealth of clearly photographed advice to give you the best chance of getting a great result." --Pendle Stitches blog
"I appreciated how the book explains very clearly how easy it is to take a basic pattern and alter it to create something quite different altogether! The mix and matching of patterns is a very valuable resource, as it can take the reader to the next level in terms of exploring their own creativity in pattern alteration." --Elegance & Elephants blog
"Sewing For Your Girls: Easy Instructions For Dresses, Smocks and Frocks (for girl sizes 100 cm to 140 cm, or 4 to 12 years old) by Yoshiko Tsukiori--the designer of many popular pattern books for kids and adults alike--is not only a lovely pattern book, but a precious resource for anyone interested in sewing, which explains practical sewing techniques and provides lots of creative inspiration." --FuoriBorogo blog
"The book is beautifully laid out and so nice to look at for a start! The instructions are photographic with written detail and I would say this book is suitable for the confident beginner--to advanced sewer." --Sew Pony

ISBN: 9784805313275
ISBN-10: 4805313277
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 96
Published: 1st March 2015
Publisher: Tuttle Shokai Inc
Country of Publication: JP
Dimensions (cm): 25.1 x 20.5  x 1.4
Weight (kg): 0.45