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Pattern Cutting: Create Classic Tailored Trousers

Making the Personalized Trouser Block 2

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 2

Overview

“With the front block drafted, it's time to move on to the back block. To ease this process, I will flip the front block and then trace it. ”

In this video lesson Monisola Omotoso addresses the topic: Making the Personalized Trouser Block 2, 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 We finished drafting the front block and you've drafted the back block after following the instructions that have been set out. The next stage is to trace the basic trouser block front and back. We've started with this image here and we are now moving on to this. This basically means that the back of the block, the crutch area needs to be facing to the left. For the front block, the crutch area is facing to the right. We're doing this because it just makes it easier when you lay the block pattern onto fabric, so they're going in opposite directions. I...”

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Course summary for: Pattern Cutting: Create Classic Tailored Trousers

  • Level: Beginner
  • 95% positive reviews (97)
  • 4230 students
  • 5 units
  • 21 lessons (4h 13m)
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    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)
  • 4230 students