Inventive Details from Paris Clothes: Infuse your sewing with French Chic.
All things hand made, or 'fait main' remain at the heart of French clothes. Contemporary Parisian designers are using home sewing techniques and ideas with innovation and flair. See the garments and then close-up details in Marcy‚Äôs virtual workshop CD illustrating Parisian-inspired techniques and ideas to incorporate into your own sewing and see how Marcy uses them in her own work and Vogue patterns.
Like being along with Marcy as she wanders the streets, shops and workrooms of Paris and then joining her in her studio. Includes nearly two hours of video demonstrations of the best details, techniques and inspirations Marcy brought back so you can adapt what you have seen into your own inventive sewing projects infusing them with French style. Make a virtual Paris trip yourself with Marcy's Best-of-the-Best links to blogs, books and more. See an extensive gallery of photos of garments that capture the spirit of contemporary Parisian style.
Video Segments Include: Refresh a favorite pattern with asymmetric piecing; Inventive fabric-strip appliques for super-simple surface interest; Holy Moley! Circular fabric inserts are easier than they look‚Ä¶ And check out that stitching: Ultimate Zippers: Exciting new separating zippers deserve a flawless presentation; Selective bindings and a clever pocket Wardrobe planning for lightweight travel.
This is the first in a series of well priced CDs from The Tilton Studios of Marcy and Katherine Tilton so we can share our most current design ideas, inspiration and techniques via affordable CD virtual workshops.