Pattern Cutting Made Easy: A Step-by-Step Introduction
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Pattern Cutting Made Easy: A Step-by-Step Introduction

by Gillian Holman
     
 

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Focusing on simple, concise explanations of techniques that can often seem daunting, this introduction to pattern cutting begins with the basics and has students and designers alike adding more complex refinements in no time. Starting with the blocks for skirts and bodices (and ones for a jacket and trousers), Gillian Holman shows you how to create necklines, collars,…  See more details below

Overview

Focusing on simple, concise explanations of techniques that can often seem daunting, this introduction to pattern cutting begins with the basics and has students and designers alike adding more complex refinements in no time. Starting with the blocks for skirts and bodices (and ones for a jacket and trousers), Gillian Holman shows you how to create necklines, collars, sleeves, yokes, flounces, pleats, peg tops, pockets, and crossovers. Sketches and patterns accompany each design element.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781849940733
Publisher:
Batsford, B.T. Ltd.
Publication date:
03/05/2013
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
729,753
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Gillian Holman has taught pattern cutting and garment construction for over 20 years. She has also taught costume history for many years. She undertakes her own garment design and manufacture for individual clients.

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