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Pattern drafting tutorials

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Basic Bodice Drafting Tutorial

Learn to draft a basic bodice block pattern based on your body measurements. Enter them in the calculator and get computed results for all tutorial steps and fabric consumption.

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Basic Skirt Pattern Calculator

Learn to draft a basic skirt pattern using your body measurements with this tutorial and pattern calculator (no math is required).

How to draft the Basic Bodice Pattern - The Shapes of Fabric

Learn how to draft the basic bodice pattern using your own measurements. Once you have this, you can turn it into a variety of different garment patterns.

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Make Patterns Fit your body. A Simple guide to Grade between sizes.

Learn how to Grading Altering Sewing Pattern Sizes. Modify your patterns to use the sizes that fit your body with this easy tutorial.

FREE Pattern Drafting Tutorials

Learn how to draft pattern blocks with Pattern Making Basics! A text course with one lesson per day you can start making your own pattern blocks or slopers!

Pattern cutting | The Sewing Retreat

Learn how to pattern cut with our online inspiration, ebooks and course. We make pattern cutting easy to understand and with a zero-waste, ethical stance.

Cloud Factory: Basic Bodice sloper

Hi Clouds, today im sharing with you a basic bodice sloper ive been working on, to make a set that is easier to make and equally effective than the complicated ones. The most important thing when tracing any garment pattern is to take the measurements correctly. so here you have some pictures that will help you. And remember we have this video about how to take measurements of others and also your own measurements. And here you have the video class to trace your basic body sloper, and some…

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Toile - an early version of a finished garment made up in cheap material so that the design can be tested and perfected. It's a prototype that will tell you so much useful information. It's a vital part of the process even if you're using a shop-bought pattern. Making a toile will save you time and money and allow you to see if the garment is as you imagined. So let's stop skipping the prototype stage and let's create something that we feel amazing in. Let's show off our amazing sewing skills!
This is a peaked collar pattern making tutorial. In this video, I show you how to draft a peaked collar on a double-breasted front. You’ll learn how to make double breasted front closure and peaked lapel for blazers. You can use these technics for any formal suits, jackets or blazers. Of course, for women’s and men’s. Let's start making jacket collar pattern.
Sailor Collar Pattern Making [Pattern Making Tutorial]