Pattern Magic By (author) Tomoko Nakamichi
"Pattern Magic" is the cult pattern-cutting book from Japan. Taking inspiration from nature, from geometric shapes and from the street, this book harnesses the sheer joy of making and sculpting clothes. The book takes a creative approach to pattern cutting, with step-by-step projects for fashion designers and dressmakers to enjoy. All the basic information you need to start pattern cutting is included, from the basic block to measurements and scaling. Each project is beautifully illustrated with clear diagrams and photographs showing the stages of construction, the toiles and the finished garments. These simple illustrations and detailed instructions make it easy to create stunning, sculptural clothes with a couture look.
Format: Paperback | 104 pages
Dimensions: 188mm x 254mm x 13mm | 386g
Publication date: 6 October 2010
Publication City/Country: London
ISBN 10: 1856697053
ISBN 13: 9781856697057
Edition statement: English ed.
Illustrations note: 200 colour illustrations