PROFESSIONAL PATTERN CUTTING
Professional Pattern Cutting for Jackets
Draft a Jacket Block, Pattern Manipulations and Style Development for Jackets
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
This is an intermediate course aimed at those who have already completed of our Professional Garment Construction Stage 1 course and either Stage 2 Shirt Making Skills or Stage 3 Trouser Making Skills or have learned to sew and made at least 2 garments , one with a sleeve before enrolling on this course. It would be ideal for someone particularly wanting to concentrate on Jackets and Jacket production either for themselves or for a business.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
You will be given a pair of ready cut calico jacket and lining and proceed to learn the sewing techniques to construct it. You will sew seams, construct darts, make jet pocket with flap, make a revere collar, attach a facing, and set in the sleeves. You will then make and attach the lining, finish the hem and press and finish. It is intended that by making the Jacket you will gain the skills to be able to go on and make Jackets on your own.
You will be able to use the domestic sewing machines and overlockers as well as the industrial machines and overlockers depending on your ambitions. The teacher will be informing the class of industry methods and practices as the course goes on.
You will be provided with a ready cut calico Jacket and lining and proceed to construct the jacket with the guidance of the tutor.
HOW MUCH EXPERIENCE DO I ALREADY NEED?
Thus is an advanced course so you should have attended our Stage 1 – Pattern Cutting For Skirts, Stage 2 – Pattern Cutting For Tops And Dresses and Stage 4 – Pattern Cutting For Shirts courses or have similar previous experience.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
You don’t need to bring anything as all materials and equipment are provided. If you would like to have and use your own equipment we can give you a voucher to receive a discount at certain retail outlets where you can purchase your own.
WHAT COURSE WOULD YOU RECOMMEND AFTER THIS ONE?
When you have completed this course you may wish to take one of our pattern cutting workshops such as Pattern Cutting for Collars Workshop or Pattern Cutting for Sleeves Workshop
WHAT HAVE PEOPLE SAID ABOUT THIS COURSE?
“I’ve had the most amazing experience with you! Thank you for inspiring & teaching in the manner that you do. It was most rewarding to spent time with highly skilled enthusiastic lecturers that know the secrets to garment construction, tailoring and pattern design. I sure will miss the guidance. So fantastic to think I’ve made dresses, designed my ideas, and put action into all of my own creativity. I’m in love with my ability to make my own patterns & clothes. The courses were fantastic, business or personal, it serves such a good scope for anyone that is passionate and driven! I’ll be back Fashion Antidote…Thank you, Thank you, Thank you !”