Table of contents for Cool couture : construction secrets for runway style / Kenneth D. King.

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Contents
Introduction
My Bag of Tricks
Chapter One 
 Choosing Fabrics 
		Velvet
		Faille, Moiré, and Ottoman
		Satin
		Understructure Fabrics
Chapter Two
 Equipment and Tools 
		Presser Feet and Needles
		Pressing Tools
 Marking Tools
		Odds and Ends
Chapter Three
 Edge and Seam Finishes
		Rolled Hem on Sheer Fabrics
		French Seam 
		Overlap Seam 
		Foolproof Lapped Zipper
Chapter Four
 Piping
		Basic Piped Seams
		Piped Corners
		Complex Piped Seams
		Double and Triple Piping
		Piping Buttonholes and Pockets
 Curved Piping for Pockets
Chapter Five
 Pockets and Buttonholes
		Lined Patch Pocket
 Hidden Lining Pocket
 Hidden Edge Pocket
 Foolproof Single-Welt Pocket
 Alternate Method for Welts and Flaps
 Welt Pocket with Piping
 Zippered Ribbon Double-Welt Pocket
Chapter Six 
 The Tailored Shoulder
		Drafting Interfacings
		Supporting the Shoulder
		Preparing the Sleeve Pattern
		Easing the Sleeve Cap
		Preparing Lining Patterns
Chapter Seven
 Designer Embellishments
		Knife-Pleated Edging
		Pleated Ruffle
		Prairie Points 
		Prairie Point Variations
		Chinese Knots 
		Tassels
		Passementerie 
		
Glossary 
About the Author
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Machine sewing.
Dressmaking.
House furnishings.