Sara Alm, Hannah McDevitt, Kerrie Hess
“Famous Frocks” provides everything fashionistas need to re-create favorite iconic dresses by hand – from Audrey’s little black dress, to Marilyn’s summery white halter, Farrah’s sexy wrap dress, Stevie Nicks’ fringed frock, and even Madonna’s sexy ‘Like a Prayer’ number! Vintage photos of the original look alongside beautiful shots of the 20 finished projects inspire, while full-size patterns and how-to illustrations break down each step so sewers of all levels can follow along.
Sara Alm is a patternmaker and teacher at Apparel Arts in San Francisco, where she lives with her family.Hannah McDevitt has been affiliated with Stitch Lounge and Craft Haven Collective. She lives in Portland, Oregon.Kerrie Hess is a leading fashion illustrator who has illustrated for Neiman Marcus,’Vogue’ , and Chanel.
|Publication Date||1 October 2011|