The Pattern Making Academy on Instagram: "⛔️⛔️Flexibility of skirt darts⛔️⛔️ _______________________________ Do you know that the skirt dart can also be manipulated? If you’re playing around with your basic skirt block and thinking of moving the back dart from the waist seam where it’s typically found, The questions are: Does it makes sense to move the darts there? What will it look like with a dart there? Will it look strange and make a garment that nobody would dream of wearing? Rather than
The Pattern Making Academy on Instagram: "ORIGAMI BAMBOO BODICE . . . . . Origami is the art of folding any type of materials to create sculptural designs. The ultimate goal of this art is to create three dimensional sculptural forms into garments through folding and sculpting techniques. When people hear of origami fashion, they may think that the garment is made by folding without any cutting or stitching. However, origami fashion also refers to the fashion inspired by origami ideas such as qu
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The Pattern Making Academy on Instagram: "DART MANIPULATION =ENDLESS POSSIBILITIES . . .Dart manipulation is the most creative and flexible part of pattern cutting. The possibilities are endless and the designer’s imagination is the only limitation. Darts can be turned into pleats, gathers or style lines. Their positioning on the body is very important; not only do these techniques create fit, shape and volume, they also change the style and design of the garment."