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Preparations for stitching

  • Role of stitching
  • Need for health and safety precautions
  • Sewing tools
  • Crewal
  • Sharp needles
  • Straws and milliners
  • Thread specifications
  • Scissors
  • Tailor’s Shears
  • Pinking shears
  • Tailor’s chalk
  • Thimble
  • Seam ripper
  • Thread trimmer
  • Hole maker
  • Construction of fabric
  • Grain of fabric
  • Tools for pattern making
  • Supplies for pattern making
  • Pattern scissors
  • Notches
  • Brush
  • Pattern drafing paper or brown sheet
  • Cutting table
  • Drafting tools
  • French curves
  • Curve rule or leg shaper
  • Pattern square
  • Tailor’s square
  • Care and maintenance of the machine
  • Cleaning
  • Oiling
  • Maintenance of sewing machine by operators
  • Care of clothes
  • Genric precautions
  • Classifications of stains

Threadle sewing machine

  • Types of sewing machine
  • The treadle sewing machine and its parts
  • Spool pin ( No 18 )
  • Tension disc
  • Take up lever
  • Face plate
  • Needle bar
  • Pressure foot
  • Bobbin case
  • Pressure foot lifter
  • Stitch regulator
  • Bobbin winder
  • Working of threadle sewing machine
  • Foot plate
  • Balance wheel
  • Needle bar
  • Pressure bar
  • Tension disc
  • Bobbin case
  • Feed fog
  • Bobbin winder
  • Stitch formation
  • Stitch balance
  • Adjusting the stitch length
  • Selection of thread and needle
  • Troubleshooting while stitching with machine

Basic hand stitches

  • Basic hand stitch
  • Running stitch
  • Back stitch
  • Tacking stitches
  • Hemming stitches
  • Button hole stitch
  • Machine stitches
  • Back stitch
  • Overlock stitch
  • Seams
  • Constructional seams
  • Curved seams
  • Cornered seams
  • Supporting seams techniques
  • Trimming
  • Grading
  • Trim a corner
  • Clipping and notches
  • Seam finishing

Neckline

  • Facing
  • Shaped facing
  • Bias facing
  • Length and width
  • Extended neckline
  • Cording or piping
  • Binding

Plackets

  • Faced plackets
  • A two – piece plackets
  • Italian plackets
  • Continuous plackets
  • One – piece plackets
  • Zipper plackets
  • Calculation : Material requirements for facing
  • Example
  • Exercise for practice

Collars

  • Flat collar
  • Rolled collar
  • Stand collar or mandarian collar

Black pattern

  • Basic pattern set
  • Pattern perfection
  • Advantage of block pattern making
  • Proportion of human body
  • Proportion figures of men and women
  • Bones, joints and their movement
  • Measuring techniques
  • How to take body measurement?
  • Measurements charts
  • Measurements for old or used cloths
  • Shirt
  • Trousers
  • Salwar and Pyjama
  • Bush shirt
  • Skirt

Basic pattern alteration and fabric measurement

  • Taking key measurement
  • Comparing measurement
  • Making the alteration
  • Fabric measurement

Paper pattern, layout and cutting of various garments

  • Pattern construction
  • Work and safety precaution for creating and cutting the paper pattern
  • Layout
  • Precaution for layout
  • Fabric
  • Looking at the fabric for symmetry or asymmetry
  • How to check fabric designs
  • Cutting fabric with nap or one way design
  • Strips
  • Checks
  • Laying of check and strip fabric
  • Even check
  • Uneven checks or strips
  • Matching strips / check at seams
  • Care of fabrics

Baba suit and Bloomer

  • Baba suit
  • Bloomer

Frocks

  • Set in sleeve variation
  • Bishop sleeve
  • The Leg – O – Mutton
  • Bell sleeve
  • Sleeve bottom finishes
  • Finishing with elastic
  • Trimming
  • Lace
  • Rickrack
  • Ribbons
  • Rope or code
  • Fancy button
  • Motifs
  • Bias trimmings

Suit and skirt

  • Co – ordinates
  • Lining and interlinking
  • Underlining
  • Interfacing
  • Fusing material
  • Lining
  • Interlinking

Tops and Salwar

  • Hints
  • Types of tucks
  • Plain tucks
  • Corded tucks
  • Dart tucks
  • Tucker foot
  • Calculation : Material requirement for tucks
  • Salwar

Kameez

  • Neck designs
  • Important hints to avoid trouble while stitching
  • Darts
  • Standard dart ( half dart )
  • Double pointed darts ( full dart )

Night gown and housecoat

  • Frills
  • Waist belt

Gent’s shirt

  • Collars
  • Sleeves
  • Cuffs
  • Shirt yoke
  • Front plackets
  • Calculation: division of stitches for fixing buttons
  • Division of stitches for stitching buttons
  • Calculate

Trouser

  • Trouser terminology
  • Analysis of trouser foundation
  • Trouser derivatives
  • Fly font
  • Extended fly piece
  • Fly with a separate piece

Pyjama

  • Pyjama
  • Waist line casing in salwar and pyjama
  • Fold down casing
  • Applied casing
  • Chapter – 19

Kurta

  • Jodhpur jacket

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