BurdaStyle Modification and Drafting Kit

This kit will help you to take your favorite sewing patterns and easily change them with modification and drafting.
SKU: EP12324

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BurdaStyle Modification and Drafting Kit

This kit will help you to take your favorite sewing patterns and easily change them with modification and drafting. You will learn how to add gathers, change hemlines, draft your own patterns, rotate darts, and more!

Learn more about what is included:

Adding Gathers
Video
This video is all about adding gathers to your pattern! Meg will show you how to calculate fullness needed, draw slash lines, and add fullness using the pivot method. You can apply these gather lines on any pattern, whether there is a dart or not.

Changing the Skirt Silhouette
Video
In this video Meg will show you how to easily change your skirt’s silhouette from straight to A-line. She will demonstrate this technique on a skirt pattern with two darts using the pivot method with tracing paper. This method will allow you to eliminate the darts and move their intake into the hemline to create fullness. It’s like magic! The skirt used in the demonstration is also included in the kit.

DIYs
Sewing Patterns
This PDF contains instructions to draft and sew 4 easy projects that you can even draftright on the fabric! Make a vest with no sewing required, make a flirty gathered skirt from a rectangle, sew a handkerchief skirt with only making one cut, and make a t-shirt with only 4 seams.

Drafting Faces
Video
In this video, Meg Healy will show you how to draft various facings on your pattern. Whether you want to face just the neckline, armhole, or all in one, facings give your garment a clean and virtually invisible finish on your edges. Meg will also demonstrate how to eliminate darts when drafting your facing. These demonstrated techniques will come in handy if you want to use one pattern for different style garments.

Dress Pattern
Pattern PDF
Get the pattern to sew this stunning dress.

Rotating Darts
Video
In this video you will learn how to rotate your dart around your pattern using both the pivot and slash method. This technique is essential to know when starting to learn how to manipulate and alter your sewing patterns. You’ll learn everything you need to know about maneuvering and working with darts in your sewing pattern while still maintaining the same dart intake and fit associated with the dart. All the demonstrations in the video are used on the bodice pattern included in this kit.

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Additional Info
SKU EP12324
Product Type Collection
Author/Designer BurdaStyle
File Type ZIP
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Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is dependent on final destination. For Canada, the estimated shipping time is 2-4 weeks. For other International Countries please allow for an estimated shipping time of 4-6 weeks.


 

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