Fabulous Fit: Speed Fitting and Alteration / Edition 2

Fabulous Fit: Speed Fitting and Alteration / Edition 2

by Elizabeth L. Liechty, Judith A. Rasband
     
 

The 2nd Edition of Fabulous Fit combines a user-friendly approach to the fitting process with a dynamic visual presentation of technical procedures. Illustrations and photos guide you through the process of identifying a figure variation, recognizing incorrect fit and its cause, measuring the body and corresponding pattern area, adjusting the pattern, and

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Overview

The 2nd Edition of Fabulous Fit combines a user-friendly approach to the fitting process with a dynamic visual presentation of technical procedures. Illustrations and photos guide you through the process of identifying a figure variation, recognizing incorrect fit and its cause, measuring the body and corresponding pattern area, adjusting the pattern, and altering garments. Fabulous Fit is a complete fit book, with solutions for 62 figure variations for the bodice, sleeves, skirts, and pants. This book is the essential text for coursework in fashion selection, fitting, and alteration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563673214
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
08/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
958,463
Product dimensions:
8.47(w) x 10.82(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

* Part One-Fabulous Fit: A Key to Looking Terrific-Figure Types: A Key for Comparison-Strategies to Fit Your Figure-Strategies to Improve Fit-Speed Methods for Fitting and Altering the Pattern* Part Two-Bodices-Sleeves-Skirts and PantsNEW TO THIS EDITION* Fashion photos that aid in understanding the elements and principles of design in clothing style selection for the figure* Before and after photos of each figure type* Strategically placed colour simplifies the figure to solve fitting problems* New figure variations and solutions* Directional guides for measuring a pattern correctly as it corresponds to body measurements

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