The Feminine Art Lingerie Sewing Author:Dolores Krinke (From the author's preface.) — After many years of doing my own sewing, and conducting sewing classes, I have found that students want a better understanding of the materials used in lingerie sewing: the best types of fabrics, thread, needles and elastic necessary to finish a garment. I hope these questions are all answered. — How to work with lo... more »vely sheer materials so the seams and joinings are inconspicuous, as well as how to construct bras and girdles so they will withstand the strain of being worn: these problems and solutions are set forth....
I hope that this book will serve as a valuable reference for the student and teacher alike, whatever her experience or background.
The step by step illustrations can be looked up easily when needed. The use of photographs will be of help to show you the way to handle materials at the sewing machine and to better explain the results.
With this book I hope to show you that sewing lingerie is truly a Feminine Art.« less