Concepts of Pattern Grading: Techniques for Manual and Computer Grading / Edition 1

Concepts of Pattern Grading: Techniques for Manual and Computer Grading / Edition 1

by Carolyn L. Moore, Kathy K. Mullett, Margaret Prevatt Young
     
 

This well-illustrated, step-by-step introduction to grading combines the theory of pattern grading with its practical applications. This text presents the x, y orientation to familiarize readers with the concepts of computer grading. It takes a holistic approach, integrating anthropometry, size specifications, and grade guides into the grading process for women's… See more details below

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This well-illustrated, step-by-step introduction to grading combines the theory of pattern grading with its practical applications. This text presents the x, y orientation to familiarize readers with the concepts of computer grading. It takes a holistic approach, integrating anthropometry, size specifications, and grade guides into the grading process for women's garments with emphasis on maintaining fit and style sense. Concepts are also applicable to grading men's and children's patterns. The second edition has been re-organized to be more user-friendly, with completed grading charts and practice exercises spread throughout the chapters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563672101
Publisher:
Fairchild Books
Publication date:
02/28/2001
Edition description:
SPIRAL
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.18(w) x 9.94(h) x 0.64(d)

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Table of Contents

• Pattern Grading Fundamentals
• Pattern Grading Terminology
• Grading on the Cartesian Graph
• Manual, Machine, and Computer Grading
• Grading the Basic Pattern Blocks
• Sleeve/Bodice Combinations
• Design Variations
• Grading Using Multiple x, y axes
• Grading Stretch Garments
• Grading from Garment Specifications
• Alphanumeric Grading from Specifications

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