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Fashion Draping

Dressmaking Basics

with Paul Gallo
Fashion Draping
You are an individual; your clothing should be unique. Learn fashion draping from designer Paul Gallo and create your own dress patterns for an unrivaled look.

Take your garment-making skills to the next level. In Paul's class on fashion draping, you’ll learn techniques for creating a classic fitted dress. Stand beside a fashion-world insider as he creates a muslin drape, transfers it to pattern paper and cuts the pattern from fashion fabric. Instructions to sew the dress are included in the class materials. 

If you’ve been yearning to move your fashion inspirations from idea to reality, this class is for you.

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Lesson plan


Lesson 1. Meet Paul Gallo

  • Meet your instructor, Paul, and learn more about your class.


Lesson 2. Preparing the Muslin


Lesson 3. Draping the Bodice Front


Lesson 4. Draping the Back Bodice


Lesson 5. Draping the Skirt


Lesson 6. Truing the Muslin


Lesson 7. Building the Sleeve


Lesson 8. Checking Your Drape


Lesson 9. Drafting the Pattern


Lesson 10. Cutting Fashion Fabric

"Paul explains everything so well, at a nice pace, good basic foundation for draping You can play it over & over again or there is a repeat section if you just missed something. Highly recommend Mr. Gallo's class."
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