Metric Pattern Cutting for Children's Wear and Babywear

Metric Pattern Cutting for Children's Wear and Babywear

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Hundreds of stylish illustrations and clear, concise instructions are used to illustrate this flexible system of pattern cutting, offering both students and designers the means to achieve original, well-cut designs. The children's clothing market has changed remarkably during the last decade, and this standard work has been totally revised and rewritten to reflect new developments, including the increasing importance of knitted fabrics and the fashion consciousness of today's mothers.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 188 x 246 x 16mm | 621.42g
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Blackwell Science Ltd
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 180
  • 0632052651
  • 9780632052653
  • 826,933

Table of contents

Part 1 : Introduction and basic principles Part 2 : Simple 'Flat' Pattern Cutting (a) Babywear (birth - 2 years) (b) Basic Garments (1 - 14 years) Part 3 : Classic 'Form' Pattern Cutting (a) Boys (1 - 14 years) and Girls (1 - 12 years) (b) Girls - Developing Figures (11 - 14 years) Part 4 : Grading and Supplementary Measurements Appendix Bibliography
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About Winifred Aldrich

Winifred Aldrich is a practising fashion designer, experienced in both the industry and education, and is now working in computer-aided design in her own studio. She was previously a lecturer in Loughborough and London for 14 years and is continuing her research at The Nottingham Trent University. Her books on pattern cutting have become bestsellers.
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