Paul Gallo covers basic and advanced techniques of draping with his two classes Fashion Draping: Dressmaking Basics
and Fashion Draping: Bias Design
. In Dressmaking Basics
students will learn basic draping, sewing a muslin, sewing darts, and inserting zippers and set-in sleeves to create outstanding dress designs. In Bias Design
, Gallo advances draping techniques with instructing students on working with the bias grainline on soft, lightweight dress making fabrics such as chiffon, georgette, silk charmeuse, rayon, and more.
While working with lightweight fabrics and perfecting your draping techniques, it is important to protect the material as you work on the dressform. Paul Gallo's own Getta Grip Sewing Clips allow you to easily take in fabric for creating darts and designing drape with out damaging the material or your machine. Never mess with prickly pins again!
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Getta Grip Sewing Clips for Fashion Draping: Bias Design with Paul Gallo
- Designed by Paul Gallo
- Includes 12 clips
- Safely takes in excess fabric to sew hems, darts, and pleats
- Protects machines and fabrics from damage
- Eliminates the need for pins