Pattern Making Academy has developed proven drafting systems that are delivered both in electronic format

(eBooks) and printed format. These books will enable you or your team to generate quality products to a high standard for five female figure types.

    The Fashion Design System 

    Berry and Hennes (2008)

    This 480 page hardcover book is the result of a major conceptual breakthrough: a move away from size classification to shape classification of female garments.

    ​This unique fashion resource presents:

    • Current data reflecting the shape of women in the 21st Century

    • Information and knowledge available in a self-paced learning format

    • Colour coded step by step diagrams and instructions

    • How to draft master blocks of bodice, sleeve, skirt and pant for five figure types

    • How to create additional blocks from master blocks

    • How to draft  a full range of blocks in design

    • Integral topics of basic anatomy, human variation, and measurement taking Fashion illustration, trade drawings and specifications. Workroom practices, concepts and processes

    The Fashion Design System

    $100.00Price

    Fashion Design ~ Creativity and Science – Module One

    Berry (2013)

    Pattern Making Academy brings you Fashion Design ~ Creativity and Science Module One. This soft cover book (120 pages) will provide you with knowledge and skills to draft master blocks for bodice, sleeve and dress for five female figure types. 

    The small, stand alone book is designed to offer a self-paced learning format, with colour-coding and step-by-step instructions to help you create the master block you need for an individual, fit model or target market.

    This printed book includes:

    • Structural anatomy (skeletal and muscular).

    • External morphology (shape).

    • Anthropometry (applied anthropometry).

    • Basic mathematical calculations / geometrical shape concepts.

    • Body shape as opposed to garment size.

    • A major emphasis on garment fit.

    • The use of averaged data of five figure types and body shapes.

    • The use of colour coding for immediate identification of the five figure types and body shapes.

    • Step-by-step instructions and diagrams for easy reference.

    • An innovative and creative approach to learning the basic principles of block making.

    • A strong emphasis on the application of scientific principles to obtain well fitting master blocks.

    Fashion Design ~ Creativity and Science – Module One

    $60.00Price

    Pattern Making Academy brings you Fashion Design ~ Creativity and Science - a series of pattern making units in eBook format designed for self-paced learning. These small, stand-alone units use colour-coding and step-by-step instructions to help you create the master block you need for an individual, fit model or your target market. 

    eBooks Unit 2 - 11
    AU$15.00

    eBooks Units 2-11

    Berry (2013)

    The eBooks are divided into Bodice Sleeve & Dress Collection (Units 2, 4, 6, 8 & 10) and Skirt & Pant Collection (Units 3, 5, 7, 9 & 11) for five figure types.

    Bodice, Sleeve and Dress eBooks

    Skirt and Pant eBooks

    Berry (2013)

    It is strongly recommended that readers become familiar with the essential elements in this unit, prior to commencing any of the other units in the FD ~ CS series relating to pattern making. 

    This unit focuses on small but critical components of basic scientific principles that provide the underlying foundation and framework for the Fashion Design ~ Creativity and Science Series. This unit focuses on basic anatomy, morphology, geometry, mathematics and anthropometry. 

    eBook Unit 1

    Unit 1 - Essential Elements of Pattern Making:(Prerequisite for all FD~CS Units)

    $20.00Price

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