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Bare Essentials: Bras - Second Edition

Bare Essentials: Bras - Second Edition

Construction and Pattern Drafting for Lingerie Design
Paperback 244 pages
Published July 2016

Version Options:
* Printed black and white book
* PDF download - print at 100% so the patterns do not scale
* Pattern download only - includes the construction chapter in the book and needs to be printed at 100%
* Excel grading spreadsheet.

The Bare Essentials series is an invaluable resource for anyone entering into the field of lingerie design. This volume summarizes the basics of bra design, from sewing and construction to drafting and pattern grading; introducing these subjects in a manageable capacity. Bare Essentials is organized into three main sections based on the complexities of the information provided. Included in this book are patterns for sizes 30A through 40F.

What you will learn:
* Construction methods using elastics and stretch fabrics
* Manipulation of basic patterns
* Pattern drafting from measurements
* Developing grade rules and grading patterns

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