Common Pattern Cutting Techniques: Adding Volume

Common Pattern Cutting Techniques: Adding Volume

Nina Redman Sunday, 1 December 2019

Adding volume to a pattern is one of the most commonly used pattern cutting techniques. In this session, learn how to add pleats, gathers and flare to a design.

In this video you'll learn:

  • How to add volume to your design through your pattern pieces
  • How to create flares in a sleeve pattern 

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