Category Archives: Jacket Drafting patterns

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Basic Guide to Pattern Making  (E-Book) $20.00 $17.50 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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Drafting Double Breasted Jacket

Sketches show the front and side view of the jacket Front and shoulder dart and waist dart fitting. Back has a seam at center back and is in 4 sections. Jacket has the regular notch collar Use the jacket foundation
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Measuring and Cutting Tools

The Basics Home decorator sewing requires the same basic equipment as dressmaker sewing, with the addition of tools for measuring windows and furniture. Using the proper equipment makes the work easier and the results more satisfying. 1) Needle threader eases
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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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Drafting the Dress Jacket

How to draft the jacket pattern 1) using the dress foundation to waistline only, trace front and back as indicated, having the shoulder touching at neckline and spreading shoulder edges 1” at armhole. slash waist dart between a and b;
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Drafting Short Jacket

how to draft jacket pattern 1 and 2) – front shoulder dart using the hip-length dress foundation as a guide, draw slash lines from shoulder to breast point, and from center front to breast point,; then slash and spread, closing
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Drafting Topper Style

  Sub Teens and Teens Topper style (sub teens and teens) draft of topper pattern 1) – coat foundation using the dress foundation as a guide, draft a coat foundation as follows: lower the neckline 1/4″ – broaden the shoulders
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How to Draft Coats

Coats with Flared Back 2 styles [how to draft coat, sleeve and collar – part 2] how to draft collar 1 and 2)  a to b – 1/2″. draw lower neck at center front. b to c – this equals neck
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Drafting Coat

Coat with Flared Back 2 styles [how to draft coat, sleeve and collar – part 1] coat features 4-piece flared back, 2-piece sleeve, convertible collar, and patch pocket with flap. Draft of coat [style 1] 1) using the coat foundation
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How to Draft the Circular Cape

Illustrations below show plain 2-piece circular cape about 3/4 length, 40” from back of neck to bottom. draft cape, using the fitted front and back of waist as a guide, as follows: 1) a to b – square line across,
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