Author(s): Yoshiko Tsukiori
Fresh from Bunka, the Japanese publisher of Pattern Magic and Drape Drape, comes this stylish book for home sewers. With instructions showing how to make 23 different garments and simple step by step diagrams, this book includes 2 actual size patterns. The step by step instructions are clear and straight forward and there are photographs of all the garments. It's a must for all those who want to make their own versions of cool Japanese designs.
Yoshiko Tsukiori is a graduate of Joshi Bijutsu College. After working in apparel companies, Yoshiko became an independent freelance sewing designer. She creates a diverse range of clothing such as children's and babies' clothes, and women's designer garments.
Pattern I: french sleeve A tie-back tunic B scoop-neck overblouse C pleated-bodice dress Pattern II: no darts D apron dress E cape-collar blouse F tunic with neck ruffle G blouse with shirred flowers Pattern III: straight-cut H empire-bodice shift I button-front kimono J kimono tunic Pattern IV: pants and playsuits K flared pants L playsuit with tied straps M strapless jumpsuit Pattern V: raglan sleeve N tie-neck camisole O tunic dress with draped hem P ruffle-trim coat dress Q tucked-bodice blouse Pattern VI: with darts R sweetheart-bodice shift S wrap-bodice sleeveless dress T bishop-sleeve blouse U A-line dress V puff-sleeve shift W bell-sleeve coat dress