Design and pattern cutting for menswear.
Tools and equipment for constructing patterns.
Chapter 1 The basic principles – sizing – using the blocks.
PART ONE: ‘FLAT’ CUTTING.
Chapter 2 The ‘flat’ blocks – woven and jersey fabrics.
Chapter 3 Leisurewear, weatherwear and sportswear.
Chapter 4 Workwear.
Chapter 5 Basic nightwear.
PART TWO: STANDARD PATTERN CUTTING PROCESSES.
Chapter 6 Constructing sleeves.
Chapter 7 Constructing openings and collars.
PART THREE: ‘FORM’ CUTTING – CLASSIC AND CASUAL MENSWEAR.
Chapter 8 Classic suit jackets.
Chapter 9 Classic and casual trousers.
Chapter 10 Classic and casual shirts.
Chapter 11 Classic and casual overgarments.
PART FOUR: SIZING AND FIT.
Chapter 12 Basic grading techniques.
Chapter 13 Drafting and adapting the blocks for individual figures.
PART FIVE: COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN (CAD).
Chapter 14 Computer generated design and pattern making.