From Rihanna’s River Island collection to Helmut Lang to Lanvin, front twist draping is a detail that adds interest and dimension to skirts, shirts and every garment in between.
In our newest draping video, Center Front Twist, we show you how to create a professional looking center front draped twist that you can then transfer to your own design. Instructor Barbara Arata-Gavere will teach you how to prepare your dress form and fabric.
Once you have learned how to create the center front twist, you will then learn how to turn your excess fabric into ruching at the side seams of your drape.
Instructor Arata-Gavere will show you how to mark and true your drape as well as how to add seam allowance. Trust us, our newest videos will have you dancing at your dress form. Stay tuned for the next two videos in our Twist Series – Asymmetric Twist and Skirt Twist. And until then…
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