The Basic Womenswear Dress course is a short course about industrial womenswear patternmaking which aims at delving into basic themes related to a dress with or without darts.
The study of these bases represents the starting point from where students will be able to realize creative ideas in patternmaking.
Construction bases are fundamental techniques for every Patternmaker and they are necessary as a first step into Fashion.
16 hours weekly for 5 weeks.
Students will receive teaching handouts for each course along with paper, cardboard and a kit of useful tools for patternmaking classes such as :a set square, a bradawl and a tape measure.
Our Faculty consists of highly – qualified professionals, with several years proven experience in Fashion business.
They’re constantly updated on Fashion and Market Trends and New Technologies.
1) EU Citizens and Switzerland Citizens: a copy of Identity Card ; n. 1 digital passport photo; a copy of diploma or self – certification; a copy of Social Security Number (SSN) /Tax Code.
2) NON EU Citizens: a passport copy and a Student Visa; n. 1 digital passport photo; a copy of the Social Security Number (SSN) / Tax Code.
The ideal measurements concerning lenght and circumference;
chest measurement or size;
how to take measurements.
Basic round – neck dress with breast dart
back side with centre back seam;
lapel collar and casual collar;
Basic Sack Dress without breast dart
two-piece sleeve with centre seam.
Various types of collar bases for buttoned garments
Full collar basis for blouse;
two-piece collar basis for blouse;
operating procedure to transform a drawing into a pattern, regarding stand – up collars
for buttoned garments;
mandarin – style collar basis with top collar;
“burberry’s” full collar basis;
“burberry’s” collar basis with top collar stand;
procedure to insert collar points / front button placket closures.
Procedure of pattern grading: grading up sizes (increase sizes)
Procedure of pattern grading: grading down sizes (decrease sizes)
Variations to obtain wide shoulders and deep armholes
Basic T- shirt
Knit jersey – dress with darts