Types of Pattern Construction: Pattern can be made by the following two ways.
- Manual Pattern Construction
- Computer Aided Pattern Construction
Principle of Manual Pattern Construction: This pattern is constructed fully manually. The pattern draft is developed by calculation, taking account the following measurements:
- Actual body measurement.
- Size charts on “First Direct Sample”.
- Grading increments.
- Easy Allowances
- Sewing Allowances
- Other Allowances
Pattern Instructions: Following instructions must be marked on the pattern correctly:
- Name of each pattern
- Style No.
- Grain direction
- Balance marks
- Seam allowances
Grain Direction: Grain direction indicates the length direction of fabric. All patterns must be placed on to the marker paper in relation parallel of grain line.