Download: Patternmaking Women’s Historical PatternsFirst edition (2021): This reference book covers the detailed construction of basic blocks and design patterns for women's historical gowns and costumes from the Renaissance, Empire, Rococo, Biedermeier and Wilhelminian era. We will also show ballet tutus, equestrian apparel, uniforms, and body fashion such as various bustiers, bras, bodices and panty styles.
Basic blocks and design patterns for women’s historical gowns and costumes (First English edition, 2021)
The reference book »Patternmaking: Women’s Historical Patterns« is aimed at garment masters, costume designers, tailor’s studios and patternmaking departments in the industry who have to deal with unusual patterns. It is both a reference work and a teaching aid that imparts valuable specialist knowledge and inspires to develop own designs.
This edition pays special attention to the detailed construction of basic blocks and design patterns, which form an essential basis for modifying and distributing historical garments. The M. Müller & Sohn patternmaking system has been a world leader in precise geometric pattern construction ever since 1891. The detailed instructions are also accessible to users of other systems.
The pattern designs include historical costumes from the Renaissance, Empire, Rococo, Biedermeier and Wilhelmina eras. Ballet tutus, riding clothes, uniforms, and various bustiers, bras, bodices and knickers also await you in the Body fashion section.
First English Edition (2021)