Create Your Own Pattern Design

Change your pattern design lines to enhance style!

Course Description:

Teach yourself how to apply style lines to a basic Aline dress pattern by just following a simple video lesson. Use step-by-step video directions and apply those same changes to your Aline pattern to create a new design. Use pattern to add more design lines and practice designing your own new styles by starting with this easy to follow lesson today.

Course Purchase Includes:

  • Downloadable PDF Aline Dress pattern pieces. *Dress comes with front & back pattern pieces only, no sleeves or seam allowance.
  • Step-by-step PDF pattern assembly directions.
  • Tutorial instructions
  • Video lesson

Check out video snippet in "Welcome" section below for a short course intro

PDF Pattern Use:

PDF Digital Pattern Block – Prints on Letter Size (8 1/2″ x 11″) pages (tiled format) that require taping together for use in cutting out paper pattern blocks. Then apply tutorial steps to create your new designed pattern in video lesson.

  • PDF Aline Dress Pattern Details:
    • Dress included sizes 2T-14/16 (Toddler through Children). *See chart below for suggested measurements per size
    • Pattern sewing level - beginner (pattern block pieces include front & back only to use for starting your DIY style from and applying lesson steps.
    • No yardage included on PDF Aline Dress Pattern/Tutorial Instructions. *Suggested measurements below are reference for those who would like to make a wearable garment.

Learning Outcomes:

  • 2 Lessons, 1 hour content, ample practice opportunities.
  • Live Video Demonstration
  • Information packed practical training staring from basic pattern drafting techniques.
  • Best suited for beginner level users who enjoy learning at own pace.
  • Practical hands-on assignments for each lesson.

Your Instructor

Traci Anderson
Traci Anderson

Traci Anderson, the owner and patternmaker for Apparel Pattern Making, LLC has developed products within the apparel industry and as a freelancer for over 20 years. In addition to teaching patterning courses at various college and universities.

Her specialized interest and experience in patterning is provided through onsite and remote services for established to emerging businesses, designers, and individuals. Consisting of digitizing, pattern development through production ready, grading, marking, sample sewing, consulting, teaching, and an in-house private label sewing pattern line for sewing

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your course purchase, contact us in the first 15 days and we will credit you towards a different course or towards patterning services.

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