Pattern Cutting Techniques for Ladies' Jackets

Pattern Cutting Techniques for Ladies' Jackets

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Pattern Cutting Techniques for Ladies' Jackets shares the trade secrets from the world of bespoke tailoring and haute couture, alongside procedures from the ready-to-wear industry. Written by a trained Savile Row tailor working in the fashion industry, it explains how to make a basic pattern for a jacket by flat pattern cutting or draping on the dress form. It introduces a broad range of techniques with clear detailed instructions, and emphasizes the importance of an individual and creative approach.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 210 x 296 x 17mm | 587g
  • Ramsbury, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 355 colour images and charts and 50 quarter scale flat patterns and 12 full size templates
  • 1785001779
  • 9781785001772
  • 37,544

About Jo Baker-Waters

After a successful career on Savile Row, Jo Baker-Waters set up her own business as a jacket maker and pattern cutter of men's and ladies' jackets. She has worked with leading designers in the fashion industry and has lectured at Kingston University, London. She now lives in New York and works in men's woven design at Calvin Klein.
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