Pattern Cutting Techniques for Ladies' Jackets
|INSIDE:||355 colour images and charts, 50 quarter scale flat patterns and 12 full size templates|
Pattern Cutting Techniques for Ladies' Jackets shares the trade secrets from the world of bespoke tailoring and haute couture, alongside procedures from the ready-to-wear industry. Written by a trained Savile Row tailor working in the fashion industry, it explains how to make a basic pattern for a jacket by flat pattern cutting or draping on the dress form. It introduces a broad range of techniques with clear detailed instructions, and emphasizes the importance of an individual and creative approach.
- Includes patterns for basic block, single- and double-breasted blazers, and the tuxedo with sleeves and button variations, as well as instruction for style adjustments
- Advises on how to take measurements, fit jackets and make alternations
- Fully illustrated with over 400 patterns, diagrams and photographs
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