Draping Period Costumes: Classical Greek to Victorian, Hardback Book


Draping Period Costumes provides you with the skill set you need to break away from two-dimensional patterns to drape three dimensional costumes.

The basics of draping are explained in precise detail, followed by step-by-step draping projects from multiple historical periods.

Packed with photographs that illustrate every seam, pleat, and tuck, you'll never be lost with this comprehensive guide. -Includes information on measurements, necessary tools, and basic rules of draping -Covers costumes for both men and women - Discusses appropriate period under garments and fabric choicesLet expert draper Sharon Sobel teach you all you need to know to perfectly drape any period costume!


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 224 pages, 500 Halftones, color
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Ttechnical & background skills
  • ISBN: 9780240821337



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