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- ISBN: 9780500516324 | 0500516324
- Cover: Hardcover
- Copyright: 9/30/2012
An encyclopedia of life skills, smart ideas, and great design, Remake It:Clothes blends inspiration, entertainment, and hands-on advice in equalmeasure. It incorporates a wealth of almost-forgotten skills, step-bystepprojects to create new clothes from old, and accessories fromfound materials-plus examples from celebrated international designers-to show what can be created with a Remake It philosophy.There are introductory essays on the history and context of recyclingclothes in the fashion industry, as well as tips on vintage clothing, storage,and caring for your clothes. Featuring more than 500 illustrations-250of which have been specially commissioned-the book draws togetherglobal trends, traditional practices, and modern innovations to make aharmonious, life-enriching guide.