Principles of Flat-Pattern Design [With Pattern(s)] / Edition 4

Principles of Flat-Pattern Design [With Pattern(s)] / Edition 4

by Nora M. MacDonald
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1563678519

ISBN-13: 9781563678516

Pub. Date: 10/28/2009

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

The basic principles of the flat-pattern method are the foundation of producing effective apparel designs. Principles of Flat-Pattern Design, 4th Edition, maintains its simple and straightforward presentation of flat-patternmaking principles which is proven to be less intimidating for beginning students. Numbered and fully illustrated steps guide students

Overview

The basic principles of the flat-pattern method are the foundation of producing effective apparel designs. Principles of Flat-Pattern Design, 4th Edition, maintains its simple and straightforward presentation of flat-patternmaking principles which is proven to be less intimidating for beginning students. Numbered and fully illustrated steps guide students through a logical series of pattern manipulation procedures, each beginning with a flat sketch of the design to be developed and ending with a representation of the completed pattern. A significant expansion of the introductory chapters in this 4th Edition aligns the patternmaking process with current industry practices, including technological advancements, design analysis, and production basics such as grading, marker making, and specifications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563678516
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
10/28/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 11.30(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Contents:

Introduction to Flat-Pattern Design
Patternmaking Design Process
Sloper Development
Skirts
Bodice Dart Manipulation
Bodice Seamlines and Fullness
Closures, Facings, and Bands
Necklines
Collars
Sleeves
Pleats and Tucks
Torso Designs
Pants and Pockets

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