Fox Chapel Publishing

Books By Fox Chapel Publishing

  1. Wood Bangles with Style Kit

    Wood Bangles with Style Kit

    $19.99

    Out of stock

    Inside each kit are three wooden bangle bracelets and an instructional booklet filled with great craft ideas and patterns. From decoupage to painting and even knitting-you'll find step-by-step directions for each crafting technique. Learn More
  2. Illustrated Guide to Sewing: Garment Construction

    Illustrated Guide to Sewing: Garment Construction

    $19.95

    Learn how to make all the building blocks of a great wardrobe. A perfect book for those who want to make their own clothing for style, fit, or just for fun. What are the building blocks of a great wardrobe? For men the shirt, and pants. For women the blouse, skirt, dress, and pants. The Illustrated Guide to Sewing: Garment Construction will teach the home seamstress how to make them all, as well as learn how to design and sew garments that flatter their figure and reflect their personal style. From learning how to take proper measurements and make a muslin, to fitting and making common adjustments, the basic order of construction for each garment, such as fitting the bodice before attaching sleeves, is covered. Detailed chapters on elements-sleeves, collars, waistbands, hems, and more Learn More
  3. Illustrated Guide to Sewing Home Furnishings

    Illustrated Guide to Sewing Home Furnishings

    $19.95

    With the expert sewing techniques shared in this book, anyone can create home-made soft furnishings with a designer's flair. Learn More
  4. Illustrated Guide to Sewing: Tailoring

    Illustrated Guide to Sewing: Tailoring

    $24.95

    Out of stock

    A classically tailored suit never goes out of style, nor do the skills and techniques used in crafting one. This complete course on tailoring will become a trusted reference in any sewing library. Learn to make a classically tailored suit that fits perfectly and will never go out of style with this step by step guide. From selecting the fabric to the final fit, readers will be guided through the entire process of making pants and jackets for men and women. The book includes over 200 color coded diagrams that clearly depict the construction process Learn More
  5. Illustrated Guide to Sewing: Couture Techniques

    Illustrated Guide to Sewing: Couture Techniques

    $24.95

    sewing from couture such as a custom fit, meticulous handwork, and quality construction. Starting with an overview on important topics such as working with fine fabrics, custom fitting garments, and hand stitching, readers will go on to learn how to create one of a kind fashions that have shape, strength, and beauty with close up chapters on creating couture collars, necklines, sleeves, and more. Learn the timeless skills and techniques of sewing designer quality fashions, and creating one of a kind, custom fitted pieces that have shape, strength and beauty. Learn More
  6. Sleeves

    Sleeves

    $12.95

    A visual directory to the many choices and techniques available, when selecting sleeves to perfectly enhance a garment. Easy to use: simply select the choice that is right for the garment and follow the easy step by step directions for sewing. Learn More
  7. Necklines & Collars

    Necklines & Collars

    $12.95

    A visual directory to the many choices and techniques available when selecting collars and necklines to perfectly enhance a garment. Necklines give a garment personality. Jewel, bateau, mandarin, sweetheart, and ruffle are just a few of the many styles of necklines and collars featured in this detailed guide. Many tips and techniques for making front plackets, convertible collars, restyling collars, and working with knits are also featured. From demure rounded collars to plunging v necks-the diagrams and instructions inside this book will teach home seamstresses how to create fashionable necklines to suit every style and garment. Learn More