Each title in the Pattern-drafting for Fashion series is a practical guide to advanced pattern-making for fashion students and serious home dressmakers. Every garment must follow precise rules of carefully structured design, to which even the most experienced couturiers must adhere. Pattern-drafting for Fashion provides all the necessary instructions to enable you to make your own clothing, while at the same time understanding the detailed construction of every type of garment. Pattern-drafting for Fashion: Advanced is the second title in this essential series, and marks another stage in the apprenticeship of the professional or amateur. Dealing with the development of alterations and modifications, this book is a must for those who want to make one-of-a-kind adaptations for their wardrobe or extend their understanding of dressmaking and garment construction.