FITTING AND PATTERN ALTERATION

3rd Edition

Elizabeth Liechty, Judith Rasband and Della Pottberg-Steineckert

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EBOOK + STUDIO

ISBN:
9781501318191
Published:
FEB 25, 2016
Other Formats ISBN
Paperback + Studio 9781501318207
eBook 9781501305122
Paperback 9781628929720
Companion Study Tools ISBN
Studio 9781501318184

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The Book

Fitting and Pattern Alteration: A Multi-Method Approach to the Art of Style Selection, Fitting, and Alteration, Third 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. The authors use a multi-level approach that is both logical and easy to follow, and each procedure is clearly identified and fully illustrated with a second color added to clarify the procedure and show directional measuring. Each figure is drawn to scale ensuring consistency and accuracy. The cause for the fitting problem is clearly identified and explained--giving readers the why behind each fitting procedure. Highlights of this edition include new photographs of common fit problems, as well as instructions for working with multi-sized patterns and correcting garments that have more than one fit problem.

New to this Edition

~ A new glossary defines key terms
~ End-of-chapter discussion questions
~ New chapter objectives highlight learning goals for students
~ New graded pattern illustrations, measurement illustrations, photos of actual body types and illustrations of advanced bodice and pant fitting patterns

Introducing Fitting and Pattern Alteration STUDIO--an online tool for more effective study!
- Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips
- Review concepts with flashcards of terms and definitions


This bundle includes Fitting and Pattern Alteration and Fitting and Pattern Alteration STUDIO Instant Access.



Format:
eBook + Studio
Edition:
3rd
Imprint:
Fairchild Books

FLASHCARDS

Review concepts with flashcards of terms and definitions

7 decks of flashcards

QUIZZES

Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips

10 quizzes