This rhythmic leotard features many of the techniques in "Sewing For Gymnasts". With Marie's techniques, creating stunning leotards is actually *easy*!
Did you know that you can create durable seams with a regular sewing machine? No serger is no problem - this book shows you how to use a straight stitch and zig zag to create stretchy seams that hold up to tough use!
Spandex Simplified: Sewing for Gymnasts
"Sewing for Gymnasts" is the third title in Marie Porter's "Spandex Simplified" series,
and is all about designing and creating spectacular and durable leotards for gymnasts of all disciplines - Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Trampoline, Tumbling, Acrobatic Gymnastics, Aerobic Gymnastics, and more.
Two sample pages from the book
This book is appropriate for beginner to advanced levels of sewing ability, and is written from both a designer, and former “performance” athlete’s point of view. It will teach everything from the basics, to tricks of the trade. "Spandex Simplified : Sewing for Gymnasts" will prepare the reader to design and make almost any design of practice or competition leotard imaginable - artistic and rhythmic are both covered!.
Given the cost of decent competition leotards, this manual can more than pay for itself with the savings from just one project!
The entire book is written completely in laymans' terms and carefully explained, step by step. Only basic sewing knowledge and talent is required. Learn everything from measuring, to easily creating ornate applique designs, to embellishing the finished suit in one book! For a complete table of contents, and more info, click here.
Paperback, 142 pages|
Publisher: Celebration Generation
Release Date: May 3, 2013
Our Price: $50.98 CAD
($79.99 CAD Retail)
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