Online class with Paul Gallo

Fashion Draping: Dressmaking Basics

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You are an individual; your clothing should be unique. Learn fashion draping from designer Paul Gallo and create your own dress patterns for an unrivaled look.

Taught by

As soon as Paul Gallo could hold a pencil, as a boy in Jersey City, he began to draw. He attended F.I.T. in New York and graduated from the Fashion De...Read more

Lessons (10)

Meet Paul Gallo
1. Meet Paul Gallo
Meet your instructor, Paul, and learn more about your class.
3min
Preparing the Muslin
2. Preparing the Muslin
Paul discusses how to measure and cut your muslin and block it to use for draping.
7min
Draping the Bodice Front
3. Draping the Bodice Front
Learn how to drape your muslin on an adjustable dress form to create the front of the bodice. Paul demonstrates how to pin correctly, creating darts a...Read more
24min
Draping the Back Bodice
4. Draping the Back Bodice
Finish up the bodice draping by creating pleasing lines on the back, with darts and seam lines marked.
18min
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Taught by

As soon as Paul Gallo could hold a pencil, as a boy in Jersey City, he began to draw. He attended F.I.T. in New York and graduated from the Fashion De...Read more

What you'll make

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Created by: L.P.N.
Created by: Gabriella Weinkauf
Created by: FreakusBzzz
Created by: natashawh
Created by: GabrielleL
Created by: Ms.Colleen
Created by: ButtaFliLuv
Created by: Sarah L Stewart
Created by: MsHarleyCrafter
Created by: Mr Cleetus