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Couture Sewing Techniques - Claire B. Shaeffer
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A guide to the techniques of couture sewing. The book begins with hand-sewing the basis for every haute couture garment and then introduces the reader to the world of haute couture sharing the craftsmanship of the most skilled artisans in the world including: Christian Dior; Yves St Laurent; Coco Chanel; Hubert de Givenchy; Balenciaga; Schiaparelli; Valentino; and Lecoanet Hemant. The guide also includes over 100 colour photographs and 131 step-by-step pattern illustrations.