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An invaluable teaching tool for fashion design, apparel, and patternmaking students and professionals, this user-friendly bestseller teaches the different methods of - and principles involved in - draping fabric on a dress form. The Art of Fashion Draping, 4th Editionis organized from basic to advanced topics and includes a wide variety of styles. A wealth of two-color, how-to illustrations (updated for the fourth edition to reflect current fashion) visually spell out every step of the draping and pinning process.
Connie Amaden-Crawford is a licensed designer for The McCall Pattern Company under the Butterick label and is President and CEO of Fashion Patterns by Coni.
Table of Contents
Introduction to Draping Draping Principles and Skills The Dress Form, Tools, and Terminology
Basic Foundation Patterns The Basic Bodice The Basic Fitted Skirt Sleeves Torso/Blouse Block and Basic Shift Silhouettes
Intermediate Techniques Bodice and Blouse Designs Designing with Circular Flounces and Ruffles Princess Designs Dartless Designs Kimono and Raglan Designs Skirt Designs