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Pattern Magic : Stretch Fabrics (Reprint)
Pattern Magic : Stretch Fabrics (Reprint)
Publisher : Laurence King Pub
Published Date : 2012/03
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9781856698276

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Book Description
Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: A97603600
Place of Publication: Great Britain
Edition: Translation
Academic Level: Undergraduate
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Table of Contents
Using this book                                    8  (22)
    Part 1 Fun with stretch fabrics
      Wear it wrong                                30 (2)
      Two peas in a pod A                          32 (2)
      Two peas in a pod B                          34 (2)
      Full moon                                    36 (2)
      Crescent moon                                38 (2)
      The magic is in the wearing                  40 (2)
      Whac-A-Mole                                  42 (2)
      Hooded shirt                                 44 (2)
      Pattern mystery                              46 (1)
      Crushed can                                  47 (23)
    Part 2 The expressive power of stretch
      Roots A                                      70 (2)
      Roots B                                      72 (2)
      Sharp and snappy A                           74 (1)
      Sharp and snappy B                           75 (1)
      Sharp and snappy C                           76 (2)
      Sharp and snappy D                           78 (1)
      Apple peel A                                 79 (1)
      Apple peel B                                 80 (2)
      Jutting edge                                 82 (2)
      Circular drape                               84 (2)
      Stopper                                      86 (2)
      Loophole A                                   88 (2)
      Loophole B                                   90 (3)
      Straight lines and curves A                  93 (1)
      Straight lines and curves B                  94 (2)
      Kangaroo                                     96 (4)
      Stingray                                     100(2)
Enlarging and reducing patterns                    102

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