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Fitting & Pattern Alteration : A Multi-Method Approach to the Art of Style Selection, Fitting, and

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Fitting and Pattern Alteration: A Multi-Method Approach to the Art of Style Selection, Fitting, and Alteration, Third Edition, shows readers how to recognize, evaluate, and correct fit for 88 figure variations. This comprehensive guide presents proven methods of style selection, fitting, and alteration. The authors use a multi-level approach that is both logical and easy to follow, and each procedure is clearly identified and fully illustrated with a second color added to clarify the procedure and show directional measuring. Each figure is drawn to scale ensuring consistency and accuracy. The cause for the fitting problem is clearly identified and explained--giving readers thewhy behind each fitting procedure. Highlights of this edition include a new spiral-bound format, new photographs of common fit problems, as well as instructions for working with multi-sized patterns and correcting garments that have more than one fit problem.

New to this Edition

~ New STUDIO includes online self-quizzes, flashcards, a new glossary, additional exercises and questions for discussion~ New chapter objectives highlight learning goals for students~ New graded pattern illustrations, measurement illustrations, photos of actual body types and illustrations of advanced bodice and pant fitting patterns

Number of Pages: 484
Genre: Art
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Author: Elizabeth Liechty & Judith Rasband & Della Pottberg-Steineckert
Language: English
Street Date: February 25, 2016
TCIN: 50462745
UPC: 9781628929720
Item Number (DPCI): 248-07-4167
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