This text offers a complete picture of the process of individual garment construction following the exact techniques used in the industry. The unique feature of this book is its presentation of each garment as a whole concept. With numerous diagrams and easy-to-follow instructions, students master the principles of design and flat pattern to create an individual item of apparel. Each chapter begins with the introduction of a basic sloper and follows with an explanation of the whole production process-making a garment from pattern drafting to garment construction, including lining, interfacing and markers. The balance of each chapter covers techniques for altering separate pattern pieces.
Injoo Kim is assistant professor in the School of Design at the University of Cincinnati. She was a designer in Korea and has freelanced with Proctor Gamble and J. Peterman, Inc. Kim is also a member of the International Textiles and Apparel Association.
* How to Measure * General Information * The Sloper * The Skirt * The Pant * The Dart * Details * The Collar * The Sleeve * The Blouse * One-Piece Dress TEXT FEATURES * Step-by-step instructions and diagrams * Instructions on how to alter garments * Chapter on dresses covers more advanced clothing elements * Glossary of key terms
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