Mar 23, 2012 8:20 AM
Remember that goal you had to shop at consignment stores and thrift shops? Remember when you got all jazzed after reading about girls who took a shapeless old housedress and turned it into a summer frock worth parading down the boardwalk? Couture Sewing Techniques ($18) is full of the tips and tricks you need to know if you're going to turn an ill-fitting jacket into a chic blazer or a frumptastic skirt into a sexy pair of shorts. Ooooh, your wardrobe is going to be spectacular!