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Designing Patterns - A Fresh Approach To Pattern Cutting

ISBN: 9780859504041
Author: Hilary Campbell
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
Series: Fashion - Patterns
Cover: Paperback
$54.95
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This book provides a guide and working tool for students and home dressmakers.
It will also help build up skills and confidence in a vital area of the subject.

Comment from one of our customers - "We use this text as one of our prime "bibles" for pattern making and construction. Yes, it is old but one of the best we have ever seen".

Table of Contents:

Producing a Pattern

Page 1 - Designing patterns

Page 2- Seam allowance guide

Page 3 - Basic draft and pattern pieces

Page 4 - Metric measurement chart

Page 4 - Measurements - where and how to take them

Part One: The Bodice

Page 7 - bodice block

Page 10 - Darts

Page 13 - Shaped darts

Page 15 - The back shoulder dart

Page 16 - Bodice styles

Page 22 - Panelled bodices

Part Two

Page 24 - Postiioning buttons and button holes

Page 25 - Plackets

Page 28 - Neck line shaping

Page 29 - Facings

Page 30- Pockets

Page 31 - Halter top

Page 32 - Waistcoats

Page 34 - Basic shirt block

Page 36 - Basic shirt sleeve block

Page 37 - Dress block

Collars

Page 38 - Introduction

Part One - Basic Collars

Page 39 - Basic Peter Pan collar

Page 40 - Roll Peter Pan collar

Page 41 - One-piece shirt collar

Page 42 - Two-piece shirt collar

Page 43 - Stand collar

Page 44 - Sailor collar

Page 45 - Grown-on collar

Page 46 - High neckline with flyaway collar

Part Two - Tailored Collars

Page 48 - Basic tailored collar draft

Page 49 - Collar diversion

Page 51 - Tailored collar styles

Page 55 - Facings for tailored collars

Sleeves

Page 56 - Sleeve patterns

Page 57 - Basic sleeve block

Page 58 - Set-in sleeve styles

Page 65 - Sleeves with padded shoulders

Page 68 - Cuffs

Page 69 - Raglan sleeve styles

Page 72 - Basic kimono block

Page 75 - Kimono gussets

Page 78 - Batwing sleeve

Page 79 - Magyar sleeve

Page 81- Square arm holes

Page 84 - Dropped shoulder lines

Skirts

Page 86 - Skirt block

Page 88 - Circular skirt

Page 89 - Semi-circular skirt

Page 90 - Culotte skirt

Page 91 - Flared panelled skirt

Page 92 - Skirt with yoke and unpressed pleats

Page 94 - Flared skirt with shaped yoke

Page 96 - Skirt with two inverted front pleats

Page 97 - Skirt with CF box pleat

Trousers

Page 98 - Trouser block

Page 101 - Trouser variations

Page 103 - Pattern pieces

Jackets and Coats

Page 104 - Introduction

Page 105 - Basic Jacket block

Page 107 - Basic jacket sleeve block

Page 108 - Two-ieced tailored sleeve

Page 109 - Jacket styles

Page 112 - Basic coat block

Page 115 - Basic coat sleeve block

Page 116 - Jacket and coat linings and facings

Underwear

Page 117 - Basic bra block

Page 118 - Basic french knicker block for stretch fabric

Page 119 - Pantie block for non-stretch fabric

Page 120 - Pantie block for stretch fabric

Page 122 - Pattern and fashion terms

Sample Pages