This is a fantastic book! Anyone that is above size 14/16 and wants to look terrific and sews...well this is the book for you. You learn how to make a blueprint for figure flattering garments. You learn to interpret fashion for today for the plus sized figure so you DON't look like a teen-ager! There is a great section that talks abou slopers and how to grade for the plus sized figure. And, if you ever wanted to know how the plus size body proportions increas per size...this is the book for you. You can always look and feel great in your clothes. A must have for anyone that sews!