Once you have drafted your basic straight skirt sloper, you are ready to draft a high-waist skirt. In this lesson, you will learn our easy step method for raising the waistline and how then how to change a skirt from two darts to a single dart. You will also learn how to draft a facing, so that you will have a beautifully clean-finished waistline.
The skirt sloper needed for this lesson can be found and drafted in our Pattern making lesson: Draft Straight Skirt Sloper or draped in our Draping lesson: Straight Skirt Sloper.
|2||Drafting the Front & Back Skirt High-Waist||1-3|
|3||Front and Back Darts||1-4|
|4||Trueing the High Waistline||1-14C|
MODULE 1 • Lesson Prep
|1A||For this lesson, you will need a piece of white unlined pattern paper measuring 22” (55.9cm) wide by 36” (91.4cm) long.|
|1B||And, for your skirt facings, you will need two pieces of white pattern paper measuring 10” (25.4cm) wide by 8” (20.32cm) long.|
|2||You will also need your oaktag basic skirt sloper.|
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