How to Make Sewing Patterns has ratings and 12 reviews. Yi said: The definitive guide on pattern making – well explained and well illustrated! I am o. 25 May Update The author, Don McCunn, has let me know there’s How to Make Sewing Patterns isn’t so much a guide to fitting, as it is a. Title, How to Make Sewing Patterns. Author, Donald H. McCunn. Edition, illustrated, reprint, revised. Publisher, Design Enterprises of San Francisco,

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Nearly the entire discussion assumes woven fabrics, which have their own weave and grain issues. Refresh and try again. See Vonald Goodreads Deals….

Even if I had managed to outline something close to a dart myself which I didn’tI can’t imagine that they would have been very accurate or precise. Jessica rated it it was amazing Aug 04, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Markworth rated it it was amazing Feb 22, In order to submit a how to make sewing patterns by donald h.mccunn to this post, please write this code along with your comment: This is the book I’ve been looking for all this time. I think this class would be easier if you had a dress form to work on, but it’s not required.

It has chapters that tell you what you’re going to learn.

And the book is g.mccunn much for thinking outside the box in ways to use techniques. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Todos los derechos reservados.

How to Make Sewing Patterns

Good instructions on how to measure yourself. Then you learn it two or three ways. It tells you all of the areas of the body that you need to measure to make your own pattern block super basic pattern to which you add your seam allowances, darts, gussets, etc.

I then used my measurements to draft a skirt sloper. I have some other books on this subject on my to-read list but I want to earmark any that look like how to make sewing patterns by donald h.mccunn might be useful to increase my chances of getting the one I like the most.

Makr for knit fabrics are discussed, but in a very small appendix.

How to Make Sewing Patterns by Donald H. McCunn

Solve the mysteries of pattern drafting with this instructional book. I am an absolute beginner to pattern making, but very motivated. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? The first pattern I made using this book as a guide was for a pair of harem pants for a genie costume for Halloween.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. B.mccunn had several people ask what pattern I used and they were awed when I replied that I’d made the pattern with the help of this book. How to Make Sewing Patterns was one of the recommendations. Feb 03, Yi rated it it was amazing Shelves: Goodreads helps you keep track how to make sewing patterns by donald h.mccunn books you want to read.

Rudy rated it it was amazing Jan 18, Still it helps you learn to draft scratch patterns. Get to Know Us.

Book Review: “How To Make Sewing Patterns”, by Donald H. McCunn

To me, that is SO much easier than pinning and trying to smooth out your own dart. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

Ver o modificar mis pedidos en Mi cuenta. This conceptual background enables you yow visualize how patterns are shaped from first principles. My copy however, doesn’t have the make patterns from your own clothes like the one in the library did.

The process begins with an extensive set of instructions on how to make measurements, with separate instructions for measurements specific to men as well as women.

In fact, it was almost perfect and just needed minor adjustments. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I took all my measurements, and the directions and photos for how to take measurements were very clear.