BASIC PATTERN MAKING IN COSTUME DESIGN
Using The “Fold, Stack And Cut” Paper Towel Method
This Book is a guide for creating a basic dress and underwear with variations for 4 bodices, 4 sleeves, 5 skirt styles, and 5 underwear styles.
These easy, step-by-step, fully illustrated instructions use the “fold, stack and cut” paper towel method to teach
you how to make dress and underwear patterns to fit any doll and then create the variations that will make your
creation unique. Many doll patterns advise sewers to cut the pieces from paper towels and then sew them to check
the fit of the pattern. Not only is it a good method for checking pattern fit, but it is an excellent method for pattern making.
The paper towel method of pattern making requires little measuring and gives excellent results quickly. In this book,
you will learn the basics of creating patterns using the paper towel, or fold, stack and cut method. You will begin with