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Author's school of cutting and sewing Ludmila Serova

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8. Forthcoming volume 4Vol. 4 Modelling and tailoring of trousers
7. Designing and sewing women's clothes at home Vol. 3 Modelling and tailoring of skirts with wedge, with ruffles, with petals, with drapes
6. Designing and sewing women's clothes at home Vol. 2 Modelling and tailoring of skirts with pleats and tapered skirts
5. Designing and sewing women's clothes at home Vol. 1 Basic patterns are straight skirts.
Modeling and sewing of straight, tapered and extended the bottom skirts
3-4. Design and tailoring of men's clothing at home Vol. 2 PantsVol. 1 Shirt and pants
1-2. Design and tailoring of children's clothes at home Vol. 2 Children's clothingVol. 1 Children's underwear

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Educational programs

Program the first course

In the first course students learn the basics of cutting and sewing children's, women's and men's clothing.

The main attention is paid to design and sew a simple qualitative models of clothes and the study of the primary elements of modeling clothes. After successful completion first year students can cut and easy to sew clothes for all family, and customers.

The detailed plan of remote training (first course).

On a separate page you can view the content of lessons on "Development elements of simulation, design and technology, sewing on the example of children's clothing".

Introduction

1. Tools and accessories. The organization of the workplace. Sewing machins. The how to troubleshoot sewing machine

2. Hand stitches. Technology implementation.

3. Machine stitches used in the manufacture of light clothing. The technology of their execution.

4. Work with a fabrics. Fabrics and their properties. Techniques for working with fabric. Moist heat works.

Topic 1. The development of the aspects of modeling, design and technology, sewing on the example of children's clothing

1.1. Baby diaper for swimming, vests, caps, envelope, sliders.

Diaper for bathing babies  The envelope for newborn baby  Romper for baby

warm cap for baby

1.2. Baby blouse and bibs.

Blouse for baby  Bib for baby

Bibs for baby

1.3. For children of preschool and younger school age: nightgowns for girls, pajama pants, pants for girls and boys.

Nightgown for girls   Warm nightgown with sleeves for girls  The pajama pants for girls

1.4. For girls of preschool age: dresses "sun-flared", panties "half-sun". Conical pants.

Dress baby in a full circle   conical pants for girls and women. conical pants and blouse without seams on a full circle for women

1.5. For boys of preschool age: the pants with the breast, shorts.

Pants with breast for boy  Pants with breast for boy

1.6. For children of preschool and younger school age: shirt and overalls.

Shirt and pants for boy  Boy's shirt  Jumpsuit for boy

1.7. For girls of preschool and younger school age: drawing basics dress with set-in sleeves.

1.8. Parsing patterns baby dresses for a fashion magazine.

1.9. For girls of preschool age: designing and sewing dresses sleeveless.

Платье без рукавов для девочки

1.10. For girls of preschool and younger school age: modeling and tailoring blouse with set-in sleeves. The implementation of small wrinkles.

Marina Stasiuk in school of cutting and sewing Ludmila Serova, cutting and sewing of children's products  Blouse with vertikalnye folds for girls

1.11. Пошив юбки «татьянка».

Skirt in style Tatianna for women  Сарафан для девочки на резинках

1.12. For children of preschool and younger school age: modeling and tailoring of jackets.

Children's double sided quilted vest  Quilted vest baby two-way

1.13. For girls of preschool and younger school age: designing and sewing sundresses, gowns with set-in sleeves.

Dress for kids   Dress is smart with bowknot for girls Dresses for girls with small folds

1.14. For children of preschool and younger school age: modeling and tailoring of products in nautical style.

Sailor suit for boy  Children's dress in marine style

1.15. Execution of test articles on theme 1.

Topic 2. Modeling, design and tailoring of skirts

2.1. Requirements for women's dress. The procedure and methods of taking measurements to the base curve straight double-seam skirt. Fabrics and accessories for skirts.

2.2. The basic drawing of straight double-seam skirt on uniform method of calculation is proportional method, the use of the method of modular design, of modelling skirts directly on the body. Tailoring direct double-seam skirt with open vent.

2.3. Modeling and fabrication of a three-seam skirt with close vent .

Skirt with back vent closed 

2.4. Modeling and sewing skirts-portfolio and skirts with floating panel. Run loops through the loop edging of cloth.

skirt-portfolio  skirt-portfolio  Skirt with floating panel

2.5. Modeling and fabrication of a wedge skirts.

wedge skirt with a bell silhouette  three wedge skirt

2.6. Modeling and tailoring of skirts with wedges "gode".

Skirt has set-in wedge (gode)

2.7. Modeling and fabrication of a conical skirts.

The conical skirt cut in one quarter of a circle

2.8. Modeling and tailoring flared skirt with a front clasp.

Skirt with front clasp

2.9. Fashion designing and sewing a straight skirt with a front fold.

2.10. Modeling and tailoring of the skirt to the yoke. The figure of tacks.

2.11. Modeling and tailoring of the skirt with floating front detail.

2.12. Modeling and tailoring of the skirt with three oncoming folds.

skirt with three oncoming folds

2.13. Modeling and tailoring of the skirt with three pleats. The inner edges of each fold are directed towards each other.

Skirt with three pleats. The inner edges of each fold are directed towards each other

2.14. Modeling and tailoring skirts-pants. Drawing men's underpants.

Skirt-pants

2.15. Modeling and tailoring of the asymmetrical skirt with integrally cut belt.

Skirt with integrally cut  belt

2.16. Modeling and tailoring of the skirt with single-sided circular crease.

Skirt with single-sided circular crease

2.17. Modeling and tailoring of the skirt with circular pleats.

skirt with a circular pleat

2.18. Modeling and tailoring of skirts with fan pleats.

Skirt with fan pleats  Skirt with one-side fan pleats

2.19. Modeling and tailoring of skirts with draping.

skirts with draping  skirts with draping

2.20. Modelling skirts in ¼ of the circle. Sewing skirts.

2.21. Modeling and tailoring of the skirt with undercuts.

Skirt with pleats in the undercuts   Skirt with undercuts

2.22. The performance of examination products on topic 2.

Topic 3. Design and tailoring of men's and women's trousers, design and tailoring of men's shirts

3.1. Designing, cutting and tailoring of trousers for men and women. System measurements and tables to the underlying pattern of men's trousers. Drawing basic patterns classic men's trousers. Tailoring the slit pockets. The classic tailoring of men's pants.

basic patterns 
classic men's trousers

3.2. System measurements to the basic pattern of women's trousers. Drawing basic patterns of women's trousers. Tailoring women's trousers. Execution of the test product on the topic.

basic pattern of women's trousers basic pattern of women's trousers  basic pattern of women's trousers  basic pattern of women's trousers

3.3. Modeling, designing, cutting and sewing men's shirts. The system of standards to the basic pattern mens shirt. Drawing basic patterns men's shirts. Fashion designing and sewing men's shirts. Execution of the test products on the topic.

Drawing basic patterns men's shirts  Drawing basic patterns men's shirts

Topic 4. Modeling, designing and sewing technology women's shoulder products

Modeling, designing and sewing technology Modeling, designing and sewing technology

4.1. Modeling, designing, cutting and sewing of women's nightgowns. The design of the bra.

4.2. Modeling, designing, cutting and tailoring products for shoulder women. The measurement of the figures, the system of standards, allowances. Drawing basic patterns women's garments with set-in sleeves to the body with a half bust = 46÷60 cm.

4.3 Drawing basic patterns of women's garments with set-in sleeves to the body with a half bust = 36÷45 cm.

4.4. A simple translation of basic tuck to different locations on the bodice.

4.5. Modeling and tailoring of the dress with set-in short sleeve and through closure.

4.6. Modeling of set-in sleeves.

4.7. Modeling and tailoring blouse with set-in sleeves. The closed fasteners on light fabrics.

4.8. Fashion designing and sewing elegant dresses of velvet and chiffon. Tailoring the canopy hinges. The creation of the shear sleeve with high head.

4.9. Modeling and tailoring blouse with cap collar "hour" and cap short sleeve "Japanese". Modeling the apron.

4.10. Drawings construction back on atypical female figure.

4.11. Modeling and sewing of collars into a closed mouth, english collars, collars in the V-shaped collar cap collars. Modeling "ruff" and "kokila"

4.12. Drawing basic patterns of women's garments with set-in sleeves to the body with a half bust = 60 cm and more. Performing product for the examination on "Modeling, design and tailoring for women shoulder products".

Program the second course

    

In the second course examines the design and modeling of complex products women's light dresses and costume and also modern technology tailoring.

Students of the second course the goal is to learn how to cut and sew women's light dress in the technique of pret-a-porte.

After the second year the school graduates can independently carry out individual orders for high quality clothing complex cut to any shape.

1. Hard translation lapel tuck in different places of the bodice. Drawings and sewing technology.

design and modeling of complex products women's light dresses  design and modeling of complex products women's light dresses

2. Modeling and sewing set-in sleeves.

Modeling and sewing set-in sleeves  Modeling and sewing set-in sleeves

3. Artistic elements of the costume modeling. Composition. Color.

4. Artistic elements of the costume modeling. Proportion. Illusions of visual perception.

5. The basis of the bodice armhole depth. Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product.

6. Work with tissue in a cell and strip. Translation lapel tuck in different places of the bodice in textiles with horizontal and vertical the arrangement of strips.

Translation lapel tuck in different places of the bodice in the products of striped fabrics

7. Modelling double-seam sleeves. Drawing, designing and sewing dresses of striped fabric.

8. The basis of the bodice sleeve shirt cut. Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product.

9. Gown of striped fabric in the drawing bodice sleeve shirt cut. Modeling and tailoring of the product.

Blouse shirt cut from striped fabric  Blouse shirt cut from striped fabric

10. The basis of the bodice with rounded flat shoulder 3-6 cm. Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product.

11. Bodice with horizontal pleats. Modeling and tailoring of the product.

12. Asymmetric dress with a complex translation tucks and ruching on the left side. Modeling and tailoring of the product.

13. Asymmetric dress-robe. Modeling and tailoring of the product.

Asymmetric dress-robe  Asymmetric dress-robe

14. The basis of a bodice with a square armhole. The drawing, especially the cut and tailoring lining for garments with set-in sleeves.

15. Dress yoke with cap sleeves. Modeling and tailoring of the product.

16. The costume is lined with fancy sleeve. Modeling and tailoring of the product.

17. Clasps "polo" concealed back clasp, straps. Drawings and sewing technology.

18. Jacket with set-in sleeves lined fabric in a cage. Modeling and tailoring of the product.

Jacket with set-in sleeves lined fabric in a cage Jacket with set-in sleeves lined fabric in a cage

19. An exam on the topic "Creation of the author's collection".

20. Modeling and tailoring of the dress-coat.

Modeling and tailoring of the dress-coat  Modeling and tailoring of the dress-coat

21.The basis of a bodice with cap sleeve long and short without the gusset. Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product.

22.The base of the bodice is a soft form with a cutting sleeve. Drawing. Modeling dresses with full-cut short sleeve.

23. Modeling a sundress jumper skirt and jacket with a full-cut short sleeve. Tailoring of the product.

24. The basis of the bodice with gusset "rectangle" and the sleeve 10÷15 cm Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product.

25. The basis of the bodice with gusset "diamond". Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product

26. Costume modeling with whole-cut three-seam sleeve. Tailoring of the product.

27. An exam on the topic "Suit lining fabric in a cage or a strip".

28. The costume of fabric in a cage in the drawing bodice with gusset "diamond". Modeling and tailoring of the product

29. The basis of the bodice with sleeve "raglan" and "semi-raglan", built in a practical way. Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product.

30. The basis of a bodice cut "raglan" with sleeve soft and straight. Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product.

31. The basis of the bodice "raglan" with sheer sleeve. Drawing, modeling and tailoring of the product.

32. The basis of a bodice cut "semi-raglan". An exam on the topic "Products with whole-cut sleeves".

33. Summer sundresses. Modelling and tailoring. Pelerina with a stitched hood. Modelling and tailoring of products.

34. Gown of striped fabric on the basis of a bodice with sleeves "raglan", the skirt is "eight wedges herringbone". Modeling and tailoring of the product. Finishing of the products decorative elements. The type of finishes "waffles" and "buff".

35. Modeling and tailoring a suit with "raglan" sleeves, passing into the yoke.

36. Modeling and tailoring of the dress fabric striped sleeve "sheer raglan".

37. The performance of the examination of the product. The exam outcomes of the training in the second course.

Program the third course

In the third year, students learn the design and modeling of a unique highly artistic products in the elegant style of the great French couturiers, and also masters English, American and Italian fashion. Much attention is paid to the precise repetition models of world famous fashion houses.

The main task of students is to master the design, modeling and tailoring elegant garments according to standards of haute couture.

After successful completion of the third course the school graduates can perform the most complex in cut and sewing, and also to participate in creating fashionable collections of clothes.

1. Modeling dresses with a white stripe by Herve Leger. Models by Azzedine Alaia. Dress by Yves Saint Laurent for fashion-house Dior. Dress by Mariucia Mandelli for fashion-home Cricia.

2. Modeling dresses with insert from striped fabric by Herve Leger. Modeling bodice with cap collar and drapery. Modeling the collar "stand with the shuttlecock". Combo basic pattern: shelf with "raglan" sleeves, back with set-in sleeves.

3. Modeling two-sided draping from the neck ("swing"). Modeling dress with large collar. Combined basic pattern: front bodice with "raglan" sleeves, back with full-cut sleeves. Models by Maggi Rooff.

4. Modeling costume of striped fabric by Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel. Creativity Gabrielle Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld.

5. Modeling short coat (by Chanel Boutique). Creativity Elsa Schiaparelli.

6. Modeling dress of blue muslin (by Chanel Boutique). A basic bodice pattern with wide set-in sleeve "kimono".

7. Modeling of leather sarafan by Hermes. The technology works with leather.

8. Modeling dresses by Cristian Dior. The history fashion-house Cristian Dior.

9. Modeling of suit by Cristian Dior. Modeling dresses with a tight-fitting silhouette with skirt-trapezoid without chest and waist tucks (French collection 60-ies of the 20th century).

10. Modeling dresses by Raffaella Curiel. Modeling set-in collar "shuttlecock". Modeling whole-cut dress with set-in sleeves without the chest and waist tucks (French collection 60-ies of the 20th century).

11. Modeling dresses "black Tulip" by J. Del Pozo. Modelling of elegant dresses with a large frill on the skirt.

12. Modeling dresses by Chloe. Modeling top by Chloe.

13. Modeling dresses from the magazine ROBES-COUTURE. Modeling whole-cut collar "shuttlecock". Modeling collar "standing and turning in a tie."

14. Modeling dresses off-the-shoulder velvet and chiffon from the magazine ROBES-COUTURE. Modeling blouses off-the-shoulder and full-cut proof (french collection 60-ies of the 20th century).

15. Modeling costume from the magazine ROBES-COUTURE. Stitch technique "trapunto".

16. Modeling hoods. Modeling weather-coat with a hood. Modeling capes (french collection 60-ies of the 20th century). Creativity Roman Tyrtov and Paul Poiret.

17. Modeling asymmetric dress with drape, tuck and on the right side. Article by Leon Bakst "Foresight".

18. Modeling dresses with puff or with a crumpled cloth on the shoulder and on the waist line. Modeling bodices with sleeves rectangular and conical annual pellets. Creativity Pierre Cardin.

19. Modeling dresses with asymmetrical draping from undercutting. Creativity Nadezhda Lamanova.

20. Modeling dresses with shaped undercuts that extend into the pockets. Creativity Valentino.

21. Exam "Creative collection".

22. Modeling the dress-coat with double-breasted closure.

23. Modeling of suit by Jacques Fath. Fashion-house Jacques Fath.

24. Modeling pantsuit by Hubert de Givenchy. The fashion-house Hubert de Givenchy.

25. Modeling costume with radial folds by Alexander MacQueen for the House of Givenchy. Creativity Alexander MacQueen.

26. Modeling dresses with scalloped neckline and double-breasted closure, passing into the pockets. Modeling dresses with square armhole of striped fabric (French collection 60-ies of the 20th century). Creativity Issey Miyke.

27. Modeling dresses "wrapper" by Vivienne Westwood. Modelling skirts "spiral".

28. Modelling of elegant dresses made of crepe-satin. Modelling fancy dress on the basis of "raglan" (french a collection of 60-ies of the 20th century). Creativity Cristobal Balensiaga.

29. Modeling dresses with full-cut sleeves and draping from the curly undercut. Creativity Yves Saint Laurent.

30. Exam "Creative collection".

31. Modeling of the costume by the model of Claude Montana. Creativity Claude Montana.

32. Modeling dresses by Claude Montana. Modeling dresses made of fabric in a cage by Marcel Roshas. Modeling dresses cut on the bias, with cap short sleeve fabric in a cage (french collection 60-ies of the 20th century).

33. Modeling white suit by Therry Mugler. Creativity Therry Mugler.

34. Design of a costume of fabric in a cage by Therry Mugler. Creativity Lucien Lelong.

35. Exam "Creative collection".

36. Modeling suit of black cloth with white trim by Therry Mugler. Creativity Andre Courreges.

37. Modeling bustier by Therry Mugler.

38. Modeling dress with double collar, patch pockets from boucle fabric. Creativity Philip Treacy.

39. Modeling dresses made of striped fabric from S.Kacharava. The art of Vyacheslav Zaitsev, Alexander Igmund.

40. The performance of the examination of the product. The exam outcomes of the training in the third course.

A fragment of a photo reportage with the exam of 3rd course March 27, 2006.

Posters by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec on the coat. Fantasy on the theme of the collection of Pierre Cardin mid 60's, the works of Elena Bobrovskaya

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