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Learn the basics of pattern cutting and sewing to bring your design ideas to life.
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BASIC PATTERN CUTTING COURSE
I graduated from Fashion Design Technology: Womenswear at London College of Fashion (UAL), one of the leading centres of fashion education in the world. Before that, I studied an Art Foundation Diploma (Fashion & Textiles Pathway) at University for the Creative Arts. Prior to that, I did Level 3 BTEC Fashion and Clothing at college.
I interned at Osman fashion house and freelanced at London Fashion Week for 4 years. I launched my brand in 2019, and showcased my S/S 20 Collection during London Fashion Week. My brand was handpicked by British Vogue in their Designer Profile, as well as being featured on Elle UK, Preview Magazine, ABS-CBN, Metro Style, Preen and many more. My garments has been worn by celebrities like Heart Evangelista, Nadine Lustre and others.
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IS THIS COURSE FOR ME?
It’s for absolute beginners as well as more experienced pattern cutters. Be able to bring your designs to life. Learn everything you need to know about basic pattern cutting.
1. IT’S FOR EVERYONE
This course will benefit absolute beginners to even those who are more experienced. No requirements or qualification needed to enrol on to the course.
2. BRING YOUR IDEAS TO LIFE
If you haven’t studied fashion design or pattern cutting but want to learn how to bring your ideas come to life.
3. DREAM TO BE A FASHION DESIGNER
Perfect for individuals planning to pursue a career in fashion design & those who want to build their own brand because knowing how to pattern cut is a key skill.
4. WANT TO ADVANCE YOUR SKILLS
If you are just about to attend university or at university these skills can really advance you in your knowledge in pattern cutting.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
BASIC KNOWLEDGE ABOUT PATTERN CUTTING
Pattern making tools you will need
Pattern master, pen, notcher, pattern paper, card to make blocks, dressmakers dummy.
How to take accurate body measurements
How to accurate measure the bust, waist and hips
How to label your patterns for the manufactures, pattern graders and seamstresses to read.
Discover pattern markings & learn how to label your patterns for the industry to read.
How to notch your patterns
Learn the importance of notching, where to notch on your pattern and how to notch.
Discover how to properly lay your pattern pieces on fabric and the different type of weave/direction in fabrics.
Learn how to properly lay your patterns on your fabric, and discover how lay planning plays a huge part in pattern cutting. You will learn about grainline, selvage, bias and cross grain.
Tips & Secrets in Pattern Cutting
Learn my tips & secrets in Pattern Cutting
BEGINNER TO PATTERN CUTTING
Introduction to the bodice drape
Learn where the bust, waist, hips are on the bodice.
How to drape different darts on the bodice
Princess dart, bust dart, french dart, shoulder dart, waist bust dart
How to pivot a dart
How to pivot and move a dart
How to create your own front & back bodice block
Learn how to create your own bodice block from the stand (front and back)
Transferring the bodice drape to paper
Learn how to turn the bodice drape to pattern pieces & blocks.
How to create blocks
How to create pattern blocks
Slash and Spread Method
Learn how to add fullness to a sleeve & a skirt using the slash and spread method.
HOW I PATTERN CUT MY DESIGNS (DRAPPING)
Drape and tape Method
I will be showing you guys how I pattern cut my designs from the stand.
Transferring the drape design to paper
Learn how to transfer the drape design to paper.
Draping a front & back skirt block
Learn how to drape a front & back skirt block on the stand.
How to drape a dress on the stand
Learn how you can drape a dress on the stand.
How to drape a collar without a collar pattern
Learn how to drape a collar on the stand.
Draping a pleat on the stand
Learn how to drape pleats on the stand and how to take it off from the stand to paper.
Drape a sleeve block on the stand
Learn how to drape a sleeve block on the stand.
HOW TO CLONE YOUR WARDROBE
Introduction to cloning
Perfect for beginners to clone the patterns of your existing clothes in your wardrobe
How to clone a top
Learn how clone 2 different tops: t-shirt & a top with panels
How to clone a skirt
Learn how to a skirt & how to pattern cut a waistband
How to clone a dress
Learn how to clone a dress
How to clone shorts
Learn how to clone shorts & how to pattern cut a pocket.
How to clone trousers
Learn how 2 different trousers: a pair of trousers & trousers with elasticated waistband.
HOW TO DRAFT A BODICE & SLEEVE BLOCK OUT OF YOUR OWN MEASUREMENTS (NO DRAPING)
Measurements you will need to create your blocks
Learn what measurements you will need to create your blocks
How to make a front bodice block with your own measurements
Learn how to make a front bodice block from your measurements.
How to make a back bodice block with your own measurements
Learn how to make a back bodice block from your measurements.
How to make a sleeve block
Learn how to make a sleeve block from your own measurement.
HOW TO ADAPT YOUR BLOCKS
Introduction to your printable blocks
Learn how to print & tape together your printable blocks included in the course
Bodice Block Adaptation
Learn how to create different styles with a bodice block
Sleeve Block Adaptation
Learn how to create different styles with a sleeve block
Skirt Block Adaptation
Learn how to create different styles with a skirt block
Dress Block Adaptation
Learn how to create different styles with a dress block
How to add a button stand & facing
Learn how to add a button stand extension and add facing to your blocks
BEGINNER TO SEWING
Introduction to fabrics, threads & fusing
Learn about the different kind of fabrics, threads and fusing.
How to set up an industrial & domestic sewing machine
Learn how set up an industrial & domestic sewing machine and learn about different needles
How to use a sewing machine & how to sew different seams
Learn use a sewing machine and how to create different seams
How to sew zips & pockets
Learn how to sew a normal & invisible zip and learn how to sew pockets
How to sew darts, pleats & gathers
Learn how sew darts, pleats & gathers
How to sew a basic bodice with sleeves
How to sew a basic bodice with sleeves (matching the notches)
WHAT DOES THE COURSE INCLUDE?
There are 7 Classes all together, with 40 tutorial videos. Yes, 40! So many new skills to learn!
2.PRINTABLE PATTERN BLOCKS
In collaboration with Pattern Lab London, included in the course we have printable basic bodice, sleeve, skirt & dress pattern blocks ranging from sizes 6-24. Choose a size you would like, print it out and turn into blocks! The pattern blocks are available to print in A0, A3, A4 & US Letter Paper.
DISCLAIMER: Strictly for educational purposes only & must not be shared.
Every video tutorial comes with worksheets that you’re able to print, the worksheets note down and explain everything you learn in each tutorial, making notes so you don’t have to!
4. CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
Once you have finished the course, we will send you a certificate of completion.
5. LIFE TIME ACCESS
Once you’ve enrolled you will have lifetime access to the course! You can keep going back to the classes as much as you want! It’s a anytime & forever access.
1 HOUR ONE TO ONE MEETING WITH ME
This is an optional add on to the course:
1 hour Tutorial Call with me to answer any questions you have related to the course. I recommend that you book your meeting with me when you finish the course, I also recommend for you take notes throughout the course so you can ask me all the questions you may have at the end of the course.
You’ll be able to book your spaces in when the course launches!
BASIC PATTERN CUTTING COURSE
7 CLASSES & 40 TUTORIAL VIDEOS
WORKSHEETS THAT EXPLAIN EVERYTHING YOU LEARN IN EACH TUTORIAL
PRINTABLE BASIC BODICE, SLEEVE, SKIRT & DRESS BLOCK (from sizes 6-24)
CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION
LIFE TIME ACCESS
WHAT STUDENTS THINK
from our students enrolled on the course!
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Disclaimer: What I will teach is what I’ve learnt at university, at my internships & also what I self taught. These are the skills I use to pattern cut my designs in my brand, and it may differentiate how you are taught in your fashion school.
CABRINI ROY owns the rights to these videos & worksheets, therefore it’s illegal to send or share it to anybody else.