Fitting and Pattern Alteration: A Multi-Method Approach to the Art of Style Selection, Fitting, and Alteration / Edition 2

Fitting and Pattern Alteration: A Multi-Method Approach to the Art of Style Selection, Fitting, and Alteration / Edition 2

by Elizabeth L. Liechty, Della N. Pottberg-Steineckert, Judith A. Rasband
     
 

Fitting and Pattern Alteration: A Multi-Method Approach to the Art of Style Selection, Fitting, and Alteration, 2nd Edition, shows readers how to recognize, evaluate, and correct fit for 88 figure variations. This comprehensive guide presents proven methods of style selection, fitting, and alteration that are rooted in the elements and principles of

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Fitting and Pattern Alteration: A Multi-Method Approach to the Art of Style Selection, Fitting, and Alteration, 2nd Edition, shows readers how to recognize, evaluate, and correct fit for 88 figure variations. This comprehensive guide presents proven methods of style selection, fitting, and alteration that are rooted in the elements and principles of design. The authors use a multi-level approach that is both logical and easy to follow, and each procedure is clearly identified and fully illustrated. Highlights of this edition include alternative methods of figure evaluation, information about choosing the right style to enhance one's figure, and instructions for working with multi-sized patterns and correcting garments that have more than one fit problem.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563677830
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
07/28/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
560,781
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 11.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Get Ready
Preparing For Success in Fitting and
Alteration
Using the Elements and Principles of Design
Fitting Standards
Get Set
Methods of Figure Evaluation and
Style Selection
Methods of Fitting the Figure
Methods of Pattern Alteration
Methods for Using Personalized
Patterns and Slopers
Methods of Garment Alteration
Go!
Skirts and Pants
Bodices
Sleeves
Combined Bodices and Skirts

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