Author: Hinds, Joan
Edition: PBK with CD
Number Of Pages: 160
Release Date: 25-12-2015
Details: Product Description Create historically adorable doll clothes! Celebrate America's signature fashions--on a smaller scale! For the first time in one book, you'll find 20 historical outfits for your 18-inch doll, all based on popular looks from decades past. Dress your doll for a Colonial ball in an elegant gown complete with lace ruffles, ribbon trim and a hoop skirt. Or take your doll on an Edwardian picnic in her white summer dress, then help her get dressed in her pleated skirt and blouse for a day in a 1950s classroom. With detailed accessories and a section on "necessary unmentionables," you'll find everything you need to take your doll on trip through the past. Beloved author Joan Hinds delivers clear instructions and detailed illustrations making these outfits easy to sew. Using and reusing the designs is simple with a CD-ROM of printable patterns. So get ready to take a historical journey and thread your sewing machine--it's time to celebrate the best of American fashion! About the Author Joan Hinds, owner of Fancywork and Fashion, has authored over eight doll fashion pattern books and is the author All Dolled Up, Doll Fashion Studio and the upcoming Doll Costume Dress Up. Joan continues to design costumes for dolls and also teaches needlework and sewing around the country for shops and guilds. She appeared on the PBS series America Sews with Sue Hausmann and is a regular on Nancy Zieman’s show. Joan is an avid collector of embroidery and textile folk art from around the world. She attends 3–4 major industry shows a year.
Package Dimensions: 10.0 x 7.9 x 0.6 inches