Doll Couture: Handcrafted Fashions for 18-Inch Dolls [With Pattern(s)]
ISBN: 0762453729
EAN13: 9780762453726
Language: English
Pages: 163
Edition: 1
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 9.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback

Doll Couture: Handcrafted Fashions for 18-Inch Dolls [With Pattern(s)]

Book Overview
Hankie Couture creator Marsha Greenberg shares her extraordinary gift for transforming vintage fabric into one-of-a-kind doll fashions. Now you can make them too Doll Couture is an exquisite collection of fashions for 18-inch dolls--everything from dresses to pants, jumpers, blouses, and shoes--meticulously crafted from vintage handkerchiefs, table cloths, tea towels, laces, linens, pillowcases, table runners, and much more. Doll Couture showcases more than 100 of Marsha's unique fashions and accessories. It's more than a beautiful photo album though; the book includes 10 original patterns and sewing instructions so you can get started turning fabrics you already own into new and beautiful creations. Presented in stylish, sophisticated photographs modeled by a doll of Marsha's own design, and accented by sensibility quotes that highlight the designer's philosophy and aesthetics, Doll Couture sets the stage for a fabulous world of doll fashion. It's time to get started transforming your own treasured heirlooms or colorful flea-market finds into unique fashion ensembles