Drafting a Legging - University of Fashion

Drafting a Legging

Drafting a Legging

This lesson will teach you how to draft a legging, jegging or yoga pant in four-way stretch, using either a pant form or from actual body measurements. You will also learn how to draft a separate elasticized waistband and a ‘self’ or what is known in the industry as a ‘grown-on’ waistband. This draft will also be used as the foundation for a boy, tank short and bike short.

 

Lesson downloads

Module Description Step
1 Lesson Prep – Extract & Record Measurements 1-4
2 Draft Front of Legging 1-10
3 Draft Back of Legging 1-7
4 Final Steps 1-4
5 Waistband Options 1-6
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MODULE 1 • Lesson Prep – Extract & Record Measurements

Step Description
1 Today’s lesson is how to draft a legging. This could actually be used in addition to a legging, a jegging, a yoga pant, or a bike pant.
2 You’ll need your dress form, or pant form.
3 You’ll need to do this in a four-way stretch fabric, to compensate for the movement that is going to be required.

 

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