I learned some draping when I worked in costume construction. Just got a dress form, so I can do this now!


VOLANTS Interesting bust-dart manipulation into neckline flounce/ruffle/waterfall detail / embellishment. (Original source of image is unknown.

自己动手做连衣裙 - acho - Picasa Web Albums

Chinese site with illustrations showing how to create a lot of different dress patterns. Several have really unique pocket applications.

Darts on a bodice More you can see in the album https://picasaweb.google.com/100149348211394693184/ChineseMethodOfPatternMakingDartsOnABodice

Chinese method of pattern making- Darts on a bodice - SSvetLanaV - Picasa Albums Web