05/10/2013 06:55:00 AM
Multi way bra is versatile style. its
01/15/2013 23:05:00 PM
Sheer Clothing remains a hot trend time to time, well all fashion trends always go on round and round. Sheer materials like net and chiffon are the hottest trend now.For more saree blouse paterns for sheer sarees visit our FB page
01/09/2012 23:12:00 PM
A pleat or plait is a type of fold formed by doubling the material or fabric back upon itself and securing it in place. Pleats are normally categorized as pressed or into a sharp crease. It is commonly used in pattern making to gather a wide piece of fabric to a narrower circumference.There are several types of pleats;Accordion pleatsPicture source-www.pfaffusa.com
03/10/2011 04:38:00 AM
Gathers are fullness of fabric in garment. It often done on sleeves, necklines, skirts and blouses. To make gathers, extra fabric is required.
03/06/2011 19:59:00 PM
Lining is a very light material to attach from inside the dress to protect the fabric from sagging. It used for very fine fabrics, transparent fabrics and lace or net fabrics. To attach lining cut the lining fabric same as the bodice/sleeve and keep ¼- ½ allowance for seam on shoulder and side seam and then machine with the main part and turn inside for final stitching. Remember, lining should attach on side seam, and shoulder area.
02/27/2011 19:12:00 PM
Interfacing is the material inserted between the garment and the facing or lining to add stiffness. It gives a perfect shape and stiffness for collars, cuffs, waist belts, pocket flaps, necklines, hems, openings (without interfacing buttonholes might rip) etc.Interfacing are cut without seam allowances .It comes in various weights and sew-in or fusible form. The weight is almost always lighter than the fabric you are using. IMPORTANT:Fusible interfacing also adds a bit more stiffness once it is [..]
02/25/2011 02:18:00 AM
Facing are used to finish raw edges of a garment at open areas, for instance necklines, arm holes & sometimes hems in a garment. The felted facing should cut exact the shape of the neck line/armhole/ hem and then cut the same shape of fabric layer also matching to the garment.
02/21/2011 20:50:00 PM
Neatness of your finished
02/17/2011 00:19:00 AM
Notching and clipping seam allowances allows the fabric to mold into a curve. It makes the finished garment lie flat, with nice flat seams and edges.Notching -If the fabric edge curve is inside the curve of the seam, a notch is cut into the seam allowance. A notch is a wedge shaped cut. This removes bulk in the seam allowance and allows the seam allowance to lie flat. Cut from the outside just to, but not into, the seam allowance.Clipping -If the fabric edge is outside the curve of the seam allo [..]
02/13/2011 21:10:00 PM
Sewing machines are a very
02/06/2011 21:48:00 PM
Knowledge of basic stitches is handy when you make dresses. There are two main categories;
02/01/2011 21:16:00 PM
Tired of flat pattern cutting?Like to learn about make your own saree blouse without making a paper block?Then this Book is for you.The book uses another methods in dressmaking, of course unless you are novice to dressmaking field you probably heard of block-less or pattern-less cutting or Oriental pattern cutting. It is widely used in pattern making filed especially tailors, because its ability of make patterns without creating flat pattern first.In this method, you NEVER use paper for drafting [..]