Couture sewing isn't just for fancy French designers. You can sew couture at home with beautiful results. Here are five couture sewing techniques that are attainable for the self-taught sewer.
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Fabric Manipulation for fashion design - narrow pleats; moulage; draping; couture sewing techniques // Hervé Legér
I have a book full of fabric manipulation techniques that I've been too scared to try, but I think an accent piece like this might be doable...
The Dressmaker's Handbook of Couture Sewing Techniques: Essential Step-by-Step Techniques for Professional Results
How to sew a curved hem? Well it depends! I've made a few videos explaining different techniques for sewing around curves Sew a curved hem using a stitched guideline works well on the more narrow hems
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Fabric Manipulation: 150 Creative Sewing Techniques
Fabric Manipulation for fashion design - narrow pleats; moulage; draping; couture sewing techniques.