Category Archives: Skirt Drafting patterns

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  Basic Guide to Pattern Making  (E-Book)   This pattern making E-book is for all those who love to sew but don’t know where to start. With this e-book youwilllearn how to take measurement correctly, learn how to make the basic foundation
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How To Lengthen And Shorten A Dart

1. Measure directly up from the dart point the amount you wish to lengthen the dart. Mark the new dart point. 2. Draw new dart legs starting at the ends of the original darts and ending at the raised dart
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How To Make One Gore Of A Four Gore

By shifting  the Waistline Control to the Hem of a Skirt 1.On the cut-out skirt-front sloper with the cut-out dart, 9raw a slash line from the dart point to the hemline parallel to the- center front 2. Draw several additional
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How to Draft the Circular Flounce

Step 1 A. trace two-dart fitted front and back skirt. B. draw in desired flounce style line on front and back skirts. allow side seam flare (///: ½”) at the flounce level of front and back. blend a new side
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How to draft the Sarong Skirt with Cascade

The sarong skirt is a wrap-type garment in which the wrap is drawn up to waistline. in this variation, a cascade falls in a spiral from the waistline.Step 1 a. trace two-dart fitted skirt. b. square out 14” from the
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Straight Skirt with Godets

A godet is a triangular-shaped section set into a slash or seam. the godet is found on skirts, sleeves, and pants, in varying lengths and widths, to give   fullness and movement to an edge. step 1 skirt A. trace
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Skirt with Inset and Pocket

1) using the skirt front foundation as a guide, draw slash line from bottom to side at hip as indicated, then slash and spread for extra sweep at bottom as shown in diagram 2. 2) draw diagonal line for pocket
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Drafting The Two-Piece Semi-Circular Skirt

This skirt is cut so that center front and back are on the bias, the right side seam on the lengthwise grain and the left side seam on the crosswise grain.1) to draft the skirt, use the plain 2-piece skirt foundation
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How to Draft the Circular Skirt

Illustration shows a 2-piece circular skirt with the fullness all around. the skirt is so circular that center front and center back of skirt is on the crosswise and the side seams are lengthwise as shown in the cutting layout
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How to Draft the culottes

Sketch shows front and back view of culottes with inverted pleat at center front and back. This style is a combination of skirt and trousers in one [skirt length], and is suitable for sportswear.  1) trace outline of the 2-piece
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