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Learn the basics for making your own fitting trousers
The Easy Patternmaking Kit - Trouser Drafting Course teaches you how to construct a beautiful pair of trousers.
In this course, you learn to draft a pattern for a pair of trousers along wit belt and zipper attachments, using fitting measurements, and quality techniques. We begin with organizing your pattern paper with accurate measurements laid out properly. You will then learn to calculate the circumference measurements, the darts, and allowances for a quality fit. Finally we will draft accurate lines to match quality measurements for a fitting trouser design.
The next part of this course is to draft the zipper fly and shield, as well as the belt. These will be drafting to match and then cut out. These patterns are made using your measurements and will be ready to sew.
If you are new to drafting, please see my bodice pattern course to develop basic measurement reading and drafting.
What you learn:
How to layout measurements for an trouser sewing pattern
How to arrange trouser measurements for the leg, knee and ankle
How to draft the crouch curve
How to calculate the circumference widths and pattern curves
How to draft allowances for sewing seams
How to layout a fitting belt
How to cut out both trouser pattern, zipper and belt.
The ability to draft different styles helps you grow your craft and skill. This trouser drafting course is made to help you grow in both, and to help you be ready for your own creative takes.
If you're ready to draft your a new pair of trousers, then see you in my course!