Take control of your wardrobe and learn how to escape from the never-ending cycle of fast fashion. Regardless of your sewing experience, gender, or body type, this illustrated guide will empower you to make your wardrobe your own—with information on basic sewing techniques, how to alter your clothes to fit your unique body, detailed instructions on how to recreate your favorite clothing items, and more.
SUBJECT: DIY / Microcosm Published / Crafty
PUBLICATION: Sep 14, 2021
FORMAT: 160 pages, paperback
Obsessed seamstress, Kate Weiss, has been making clothing and tinkering with textiles for over a decade. She’s super proud of her work as a Master Clothing Volunteer where she teaches sewing to young people across Jefferson County. She graduated from Goddard College with a BFA in creative writing and has worked in the book industry her entire adult life. She lives with her husband Michael and their exceptionally sweet dog, Perl, in Louisville, Kentucky.
A small, innovative publishing house, Microcosm Publishing specializes in work designed to make the reader feel good about being alive, take an active role in bettering their life, and impact the world around them. Microcosm has developed a reputation for teaching self-empowerment, showing hidden histories, and fostering creativity through challenging conventional publishing wisdom with books and zines about DIY skills, food, politics, and art. Our books are printed in the USA.