I thought there would be to this book as I really like Bursa I wish they had on vintage history and to convert the patterns into something jazzy But I would use this book for sewing help. Great book to introduce you to the pattern making, for those familiar with sewing, and how to take some popular patterns of past styles and get them to fit the body your sewing for and the fabric that you choose.The styles picked are some basics, and you can make them as vintage or current as you wish Wish I had this book when I was learning cutting and draping Amazing Ebook, BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern Author Nora Abousteit This Is Very Good And Becomes The Main Topic To Read, The Readers Are Very Takjup And Always Take Inspiration From The Contents Of The Book BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern , Essay By Nora Abousteit Is Now On Our Website And You Can Download It By Register What Are You Waiting For Please Read And Make A Refission For You For advanced sewers Everything needs a hidden zipper Everything requires a lot modifications Only goes to an American size Large. Some really awesome patterns really enjoyed the review of step by step using a pattern and getting into advanced sewing techniques also loved how they adapted patterns to make different projects I must try some of the patterns I was really excited to get this book because I am very into vintage and historical clothing, so I figured this would be a good way to get some nice vintage patterns.I was pretty disappointed with the selection in this book A lot of the patterns used the same elements Like the same basic dress only with a collar and shawl , so this book wasn t really a good fit for me I didn t find a single thing I wanted to make. My library had this book, so I thought why not I wasn t really thrilled by any of the patterns, but the instructions on changing a simple cap sleeve shell into a number of other style of tops were fabulous Clearly articulated and illustrated If you design by way of flat pattern pieces, this book will be a favorite. nonfiction advanced sewing I didn t find this very helpful the projects were mostly just ok, and each seemed to require dozens of alterations to the basic patterns included without that much in way of instructions so much so that it seemed easier for one to just draft her own patterns from scratch, and if one were in fact up to that level of advanced stitchery, I m not sure one would bother with this book I didn t mind browsing the overview of the decades signature silhouettes and designer influences, etc but found an evening flipping through this borrowed library book was sufficient it definitely does not warrant purchasing There were a few sewing patterns for men included, but they were or less variations of your basic button down with ruffles, tuxedo style, or with a nehru collar. Iconic looks from the 1920s to 1980s Where are the wonderful slacks men and women wore in the 30s and 40s, or the jackets There should be a pattern, or an indicator of how to modify the ONE pants pattern design into 30s and 40s style Ditto for the man s shirt, and dresses And there are no jackets at all The drawings are far appealing than any of the projects for which we are instructed.