Monday, June 20, 2016
Handcraft Tailor Academy, Syllabus Fall 2016
The Briefs 1. Trouser draft & Muslin/ Calico fitting Due Week 5 A trouser, well fitted, is more comfortable than a tracksuit and more professional looking too. In class the student will learn to measure, configure and draft a pair of tailored trousers. These drafts will be cut and sewn in calico and fitted to a model. Project Outcomes: The student will draft a series of patterns over a period of five weeks. Each student will learn the draft and generate a pattern without referring to their notes. Four different styles of trousers will be learnt these include Plain trouser fronts, Brace-top trousers, pleats both Forward and Reverse. Students will also come to understand pocket positions and waistband features and closures.