### DBD-302 (Pattern Making)

Course Instructor: Ms. Aatika

Email: [email protected]

Course Contact Hours: 3(0+3)

Course Description:

Pattern Making is an art. It is the art of manipulating and shaping a flat piece of fabric to conform to one or more curves of the human figure. Pattern making is a bridge function between design and production.

Course Objectives/Learning Outcome

This course is an introduction to creating flat pattern, by drafting basic block through measurements and calculations. The students learn how to manipulate theses blocks according to their requirements by using the basic blocks. During this course students start constructing basic garments with all the finishing required. This course introduces the students to human form its proportions and measurements. As students develop their understanding of proportions and human form, they start developing patterns with different calculation for a better understanding of various sizing in relation to proportion.

Course Contents

 Sr. No. Description Week  1 Construction of Basic Skirt Block through mathematical calculations Week     2 Introduction to variation of skirts Week  3 Construction of skirt plats Week  4 Explanation and construction of complete A line /Flared Skirt Week  5 Construction by closing the darts and flaring out on side seam Week  6 Explanation and construction of Godet / Full circle Skirt with mathematical formula Week  7 Explanation and construction of basic bodice block with specific    measurements and                             calculation Week  8 Construction of basic bodice block Week  9 Mid Term Week 10 To understand drafting of basic bodice block on given measurements with Different calculation Week 11 Construction of ease bodice blocks Week 12 Introduction to panel cut lines using basic bodice block Week  13 Explanation and construction of simple panel Week 14 Variation of collars with calculation construction of individual designs with basic Blocks Week 15 Calculation of revised design in pattern Week 16 Cutting and stitching on calico to fitting and proportions Week  17 Final Paper

RECOMMENDDED TEXT:

1. Alderich , Winifred ,Metric Pattern Cutting .(4thedition ). 2004 ,juhn Wiley &sons.

2  Joseph Helen, Armstrong. Pattern Making for Fashion Design.(3rd edition ) Prentice Hall 1999.

Suggested Text:

1, Rolfo,Vittorina .zenlin, Beatrice . Gross, Lee Kopp Emestine. How to Draft Basic Pattern (4th edition).1991Fairchild Pubns.