Gift of Mrs. Herbert Lawrence, ; Claire B. Shaeffer. The following names/ manufacturers appearing in Couture Sewing Techniques are trademarks: Harper’s. Couture Sewing Techniques by Claire B. Shaeffer, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Claire Shaeffer’s Couture Sewing Techniques is a must-have for any sewer who would like to take her sewing to the next level.

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Winning a copy of her new book would be amazing! I am always exploring ways to improve my sewing techniques, and am starting retro clothing soon, so am collecting patterns and books to help me along couyure way. Claide am beginning to sew more outfits for my small granddaughter and I have another one on the way. Our area is always looking b.ahaeffer more alterations people, and we are teaching them to sew. A go-to source for assurance.

Hope the revised version includes this info. Then when my daughter was born 2 years ago I got back into sewing. Sign up Log in. She seems to have added some of the new techniques as a result of this research 9.

I would love to have this book to learn more about professional couture finishings. I got quite a bit of info on the difference between lining and interlining, and the uses interlining can be helpful for.

The simple elegance that well placed french knots or a running stitch can add to a garment enchants me. Since I haven’t sewn in awhile, I need to brush up on all my techniques. It would be fantastic to have this book, sewing was a sometime hobby that has become a passion.


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I have seen the first edition and I am ttechniques interested in the updated photos and info in this new edition. It’s difficult to keep the correct techniques displayed when in the middle of a project.

I would love to have this! The world of haute couture is a place where only a privileged few can ever hope to reside, right?

I don’t know how to measure that area or where the seam should lie. I’m sure the pictures are great.

Couture Sewing Techniques by Claire B. Shaeffer

I’m 80 years old and still learning. For real artist this is the book. I want to learn how to make my own patterns and build things to look more designer!

Oh to be able to learn how to take b.sharffer sewing to the next level. I would be absolutely ecstatic to have such an amazing book!

Couture Sewing Techniques

Sometimes I just want to get out of the box. I look at the best labels all the time, and wonder how did they get that look.

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Thanks cclaire the opportunity to win a copy! After reading this book, my skepticism for couture price tags and fashion shows has transformed into awed respect for the artists.

I would love to learn all Claire’s techniques. Fashion historian Claire B. I am a self taught sewer that learns fast and loves to create my own style.

This book look awesome!!! I’ve been circling this book like a hungry lion-ess. There are tips that can be applied immediately to instantly lift the quality of finish on home made garments and plenty of more challenging techniques that will keep pushing you to improve. I reviewed Claire’s book in the store and know it will be a great addition to my library.


I do this because my husband’s neck size does not equate to the rest of clarie body structure. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Texhniques is definitely a go-to book for me. Not only would this be a fabulous addition to my own sewing library, but I would share this copy with my local 4-H county extension office as part of their lending library for techniquues those 4-H youth who want to take their sewing to techniqyes next level.

Garments for Sweatshirt Fleece Garments made with sweatshirt fleece don’t have to just be a lounge-around-the-house look. I love Claire Shaeffer’s books and articles in Threads. Perhaps its the materials or maybe something I’m doing wrong in the hand-stitching but it’s just not right. I want to try all of the techniques I’d also like to get better with garment shaping.

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She is so talented and I would love to create clothes to wear using her techniques. I would love to learn more about shaping and custom fitting.

More advanced than the usual sewing-guide, exactly what I need! Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.