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The Practical Guide to Patternmaking for Fashion Designers: Juniors, Misses, and Women

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Lori A. Knowles


ISBN:
978-1-5013-0402-6 (online)
978-1-5636-7328-3 (paperback)
978-1-5013-0888-8 (epdf)
Published:
2005
DOI:
10.5040/9781501304026
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Abstract

The Practical Guide to Patternmaking for Fashion Designers: Juniors, Misses, and Women offers an in-depth look into the techniques and theories of pattern drafting for women’s garments. Covering a wide variety of styles, textiles, and sizes, this book is useful for a wide range of pattern courses from introductory to advanced. It provides a sound introduction to the concepts and the processes of patternmaking, as well as a more advanced analysis of style and design. The author offers helpful techniques on taking measurements and adjusting the fit of garments for all body sizes, patterns, and types of fabrics.