Indispensable for anyone who wants to try their hand at making their own clothes. It is a simple and inspiring introduction to this rewarding hobby. Easy-to-follow instructions and large, clear diagrams take you throught all the basic techniques, one step at a time, so you'll never put a sitich wrong! Full instruction on all the basic dressmaking techniques. Practical guidance on using paper patterns and fabrics that require special handling. Easy-to-follow text and full-color illustrations.