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Pattern Drafting a Skirt

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Pattern Drafting a Skirt Block

How to pattern draft a basic straight skirt block and how to adapt the skirt block into styles. Basic pencil skirt pattern.

How to Pattern Draft a Skirt Page 1

Why hand draft a basic straight skirt block pattern, as opposed to using pattern drafting software.

How to Pattern Draft a Skirt Page 2

Measuring the body to hand draft a skirt pattern block.

Click on the headings for pages

How to Pattern Draft a Skirt Page 3

The general text stages of the draft - overall in one place.


Skirt Draft in Page Stages

Page 4 - Part 1

Page 5 - Part 2

Page 6 - Part 3

Page 7 - Part 4

Page 8 - Part 5

Page 9 - Part 6

Skirt Draft in Page Stages

Page 10 - Part 7

Page 11 - Part 8

Page 12 - Part 9

Page 13 - Part 10

Page 14 - Part 11

Page 15 - Straight Skirt & Waistband

Pattern Drafting a Skirt in Stages

Pattern drafting is classified in library systems as engineering.  Here I shown individual stages of hand drafting the Skirt Block. 

 I have attempted to simplify the stages to make everything easy to understand with stage aid drawings.  Click on the stages in the left and right boxes on each side of this box or use the next page system.

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