Common Pattern Cutting Techniques: Dart Manipulation
Sometimes, a block or pattern will have a dart that could be better placed functionally or aesthetically. Understanding how to quickly move a dart can make a world of difference. In this session, we take you through this easy-to-do, miracle pattern cutting technique.
In this video you'll learn:
- What a dart is and how it affects the shape of your garment
- How to move a dart in your master block to create different shapes
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Common Pattern Cutting Techniques: Adding Volumewith Nina Redman
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.