What You'll Learn: A brief history of the elegant art of bias draping
* How to choose the appropriate fabric, whether slinky or structured, for your design
* The many looks and uses of the draped cowl, whether on the neck, across the back or under the arms
* How to take draped fabric on a dress form and turn it into a paper pattern piece
* Checking the accuracy and fit of your pattern pieces
* Techniques for gathering, including pleats and tucks
* The easy, yet stunning, butterfly twist and its variations
* How to make cascade ruffles and flared skirts without gathers or bulky seams
* Ways to incorporate many draped elements into a single pattern
What You'll Make
* A simple and elegant bias-cut dress or blouse of your own design
What You'll Love
* Seeing how easy and flattering bias draping can be
* Learning from Paul Gallo, a master designer with decades of draping experience
* The opportunity to get direct, personal feedback on your designs and sewing challenges
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