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Pattern Cutting: Create Classic Tailored Trousers

Making the Personalized Trouser Block 1

A course by Monisola Omotoso , Designer and Creative Pattern Cutter

Designer and Creative Pattern Cutter. London, United Kingdom.
Joined September 2021

Learn how to measure and make a pair of trousers, from the initial block pattern to the finished garment, and showcase your own style

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About the video: Making the Personalized Trouser Block 1

Overview

“Next, I will show you how to take measurements accurately, formulate a drafting chart, and make your block pattern. To do this, I will make use of the attachment files you can find below. ”

In this video lesson Monisola Omotoso addresses the topic: Making the Personalized Trouser Block 1, which is part of the Domestika online course: Pattern Cutting: Create Classic Tailored Trousers. Learn how to measure and make a pair of trousers, from the initial block pattern to the finished garment, and showcase your own style.

Partial transcription of the video

“ Making the Personalized Trouser Block Now, I'll show you how to make a personalised trouser block pattern. Before we start making the trouser block, we have to take six key measurements. The first one is a waist measurement. Taking your tape measure, put it around your waist, not too tight, slightly relaxed, and note the measurement down. After this is done, it's advisable to tie a piece of string around the waist so that it makes it easier to take the vertical measurements from the waist down. The next one is a hip measurement. The standard measurement between the waist and the hip tends...”

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Course summary for: Pattern Cutting: Create Classic Tailored Trousers

  • Level: Beginner
  • 95% positive reviews (97)
  • 4227 students
  • 5 units
  • 21 lessons (4h 13m)
  • 21 downloads
  • Category

    Fashion
  • Areas

    Arts & Crafts, Fashion, Fashion Design, Patternmaking & Dressmaking, Sewing

Monisola Omotoso

A course by Monisola Omotoso

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Designer and Creative Pattern Cutter

Monisola Omotoso is a designer and pattern cutter based in central London. She comes from a family of South American tailors and followed in their footsteps, making her first wearable pattern at just eight years old. She later studied art and design at Middlesex University where she discovered a love of pattern cutting. While studying, she won several competitions and during her final year, she designed her first commercial product, which was sold at retailers like Paul Smith.

After graduating, Monisola started her own namesake brand which she ran for 10 years, distributing her ranges across the world. She has designed stage outfits for musicians including David Bowie and U2 and her work has been featured in leading UK publications such as The Face, i-D, Fashion Weekly, and The Observer. Monisola also worked as a draper for Alexander McQueen. Now she helps others create clothing through 1:1 tuition, pattern-cutting kits, and sewing patterns.


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Pattern Cutting: Create Classic Tailored Trousers

A course by Monisola Omotoso
Designer and Creative Pattern Cutter. London, United Kingdom.
Joined September 2021
  • 95% positive reviews (97)
  • 4227 students