This course introduces you to the specialised area of bra pattern cutting delivered from our dedicated contour department at Curtain Road. You’ll start by investigating different shapes of bras, looking at seam/wire types and fabric suitability.We’ll demonstrate how to measure the bust correctly and then move on to creating patterns for bras, using a variety of methods such as, modelling on the stand and drafting from given measurements. You’ll leave the course with 3 bra patterns of different styles. These will include: a plunge underwired bra, padded bra with cradle and full cup bra. You’ll also be shown how to make a bra toile and how to fit the bra to the stand.Intermediate/Advanced. To fully benefit from this course you should have good sewing skills to the level of our Professional Sewing Techniques course and pattern cutting skills equivalent to the level of our Introduction to Womenswear pattern cutting course.Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.
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This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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