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More Dress Pattern Designing, Fourth Edition

More Dress Pattern Designing, Fourth Edition

Natalie Bray, Ann Haggar

ISBN: 978-0-632-01883-3

Jan 1991, Wiley-Blackwell

208 pages

Select type: Paperback


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This further volume in Natalie Bray's classic series expands the basic course, showing the application of basic principles and methods to more advanced styles and specialized cutting. Covering lingerie, tailoring and children's patterns it now also includes a fashion supplement (by Ann Haggar) dealing with the grading and cutting of new shapes.
Part 1 Advanced cutting:; The princess dress and the panel bodice; The kimonon block pattern; Using the kimono block: style adaptations; The raglan; The drop-shoulder cut; Sleeves and armholes of more elaborate cut; Draped styles; Part 2 Lingerie:; petticoats, brassieres, nightdresses; Lingerie: knicker patterns; Tailoring patterns: jackets; Tailoring patterns: coats, capes; Sportswear: slacks, shorts, divided skirts; Children's patterns: the blocks; Pattern designing for children; Appendix: Hoods; Fashion Supplement