Review: Six Best Pattern Drafting Books

Best pattern drafting books for beginners

Do you want to know which are the best pattern drafting books out there? I am back again with another video I've posted this week on YouTube reviewing my favourite pattern drafting books.

Whether you want to design your own patterns, start a fashion line or just adapt the ones you have at home, solve fitting issues or have some fun playing with blocks, you will find your book here.

Sewing pattern drafting books

Take a look at the video below and let me know your thoughts. Do you have any of these pattern cutting books at home? Are you interested in learning pattern drafting? Do you create your own blocks? Or maybe you love hacking the ones you've got at home?

Reference links

And here you can find all the references for the pattern drafting books:

✂ 'Designing Patterns: A Fresh Approach to Pattern Cutting', by Hilary Campbell:

✂ 'Metric Pattern Cutting for Women's Wear', by Winifred Aldrich:

✂ 'Metric Pattern Cutting for Children's Wear and Babywear', by Winifred Aldrich:

✂ 'Patternmaking for Fashion Design: Pearson', by Helen Joseph Armstrong:

✂ 'Pattern Cutting (Portfolio Skills)', by Dennic Chunman Lo:

✂ 'Patternmaking with Stretch Knit Fabrics', by Julie Cole:

Other book:

Happy sewing and happy drafting!



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