Apparel Merchandising / Interior Design | Tailoring
H306 | 0515 | Staff


Meeting Day and Time  M, W, 9:05-11:20,

Course Description and Content

Precise techniques in contemporary and traditional tailoring.

Required Texts and Readings

Classic Tailoring Techniques:  A Construction Guide for
Womenswear (1984) by Roberto Cabrera and Flaherty Myers,
Fairchild Publication, New York

Classic Tailoring Techniques:  A Construction Guide for
Menswear (1983) by Roberto Cabrera and Flaherty Myers,
Fairchild Publication, New York

Outline Course Requirements

Projects:  a) Jacket - Blazer (underlined and lined); b) Skirt -
Slacks (underlined and droplined); c) Blouse - Shirt (has to have
tucks and a part cut on bias)

Other Comments

Contemporary construction methods will be introduced but
traditional techniques will be required.

Required supplies:  Material for all three garments:  skirt, blouse
and jacket and yardage for sample book of different tailoring
techniques.