This costume features many of the techniques in "Fitness & Bodybuilding". With Marie's techniques, creating stunning spandex cosplay is actually *easy*!
In addition to spandex, you can learn how to work with stretch PVC fabrics... and make boot covers from various types of spandex or PVC!
Underwire tops aren't as difficult to make as you may think! Learn to construct various types of cup, for two piece tops, or to build into a bodysuit.
Spandex Simplified: Sewing for Superheroes
"Sewing for Superheroes" is the fifth title in Marie Porter's "Spandex Simplified" series, and is all about designing and creating flattering, comfortable, and show-stopping spandex cosplay. (BAM! POW!)
Two random pages from the book
This sewing manual is written from the experience of not only a spandex designer, but a former "performance" athlete. Written in layman terms, "Sewing for Superheroes" features carefully explained, step-by-step instructions and more than 250 full colour photos and diagrams. Requiring only basic sewing knowledge to get started, beginner and advanced seamstresses alike can enjoy using this book... and produce spectacular results from it.
Our in-depth "accessories" section details how to make various styles of gloves, boot covers, wristlets, padding covers, and more
Learn how to design costumes, and how to alter patterns for shape, size, and style. Learn the tips, tricks, and techniques to make many of the design elements that can be used to design and create almost any style of spandex costume imaginable! For a complete table of contents, and more info, click here.
Paperback, 202 pages|
Publisher: Celebration Generation
Release Date: November 1, 2013
Our Price: $50.98 CAD
($79.99 CAD Retail)
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