Abrams Publishing-Stewart Tabori & Chang Books: Alabama Studio Sewing Patterns. A guide to customizing a hand-stitched Alabama Chanin Wardrobe. This book is a compendium of the first three books from Alabama Chanin on a convenient CD, plus instructions and patterns for twelve new skirts, dresses, tops and jackets, with guidelines for customizing the fit and style on each. Author: Natalie Chanin. Hardcover; 180 pages. Published Year: 2015. ISBN 978-1-61769-136-2. Made in USA.