Designing Clothes with the Flat Pattern Method: Customize Fitting Shells to Create Garments in Any Style

Designing Clothes with the Flat Pattern Method: Customize Fitting Shells to Create Garments in Any Style

Learn how to customize your clothes–designing new pattern shapes, style lines, and fashion details with Sara Alm’s easy-to-follow instruction! In Sara Alm’s Designing Clothes with the Flat Pattern Method, sewers learn a technique that opens up myriad possibilities for making one-of-a-kind garments. By using basic pattern blocks called slopers, Alm shows sewers how to design new shapes, style lines, and fashion details–creating patterns for nearly any piece of clothing they want to sew. Take a basic straight skirt pattern, for example, and convert it …

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