I’ve been taking a pattern making course and I absolutely LOVE it :) I’ve been in love with it ever since I started and I feel like I’m ready to start a REALLY small line of silk and chiffon separates.
My only concern is pattern grading. I wasn’t taught ANY grading in my pattern making course and it is an essential part of starting a clothing line. I have read the threads article on grading and have come across a few tutorials online, but they all show the exact same thing the threads article shows: the slash and spread technique on the basic slopers.
what about more complex designs? like collars, circle skirts, capes, and bell sleeves? How would I learn to grade designs like these? And what about the grading technique of using a special ruler?
does anyone here have grading experience and would like to share their tips?
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Hi all! Rebekah, thanks for the advice. I’ve been away from home all weekend so I haven…
Yes it does! thank you so much!
Most of the time I don’t make comments on websites. but I’d like to say that this artic…
Did you manage? I would love to see what it looks like made. I love the design.
Haven’t made this before but I can visualize what needs to be done.
Step 1, Gatherin…