Dress Making And Fashion Design - Qp8

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Dress Making And Fashion Design - Qp8

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  • 1. 
    The general rules to remember when laying out fabric are:  (Select seven)
    • A. 

      For correct fitting of any garment, a toile should first be constructed

    • B. 

      Check the wrong side of your fabric carefully for any flaws.

    • C. 

      On your layout sheet, read it through and mark the style, or view, you are following.

    • D. 

      Roughly cut apart the pattern pieces and join any that are required, sleeve or skirt extensions, etc.

    • E. 

      Always lay out just those pattern pieces you are going to work on first.

    • F. 

      With very few exceptions, always lay pattern pieces in the same direction.

    • G. 

      Check pattern numbers with your cutting guide AGAIN, before cutting as there are often several different views of the same garment.

    • H. 

      Check instructions on pattern pieces as to fold line placement and number of pieces to be cut.

    • I. 

      Always keep your grain line straight by taking several measurements from the selvedge.

  • 2. 
    Using the paper pattern, cut your toile first, hand or machine tack together and fit to the body, then you can alter and shape it to fit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    If you are making a garment with any sort of fitted bodice, the fitting of a toile first, is critical.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Always cut out the fabric with pinking shears.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Applying facing gives stability and sometimes a necessary crispness of form to a pattern piece.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    ______ is used to control extra fullness before joining pieces in gathered sleeves or skirts.
    • A. 

      Elastic stitching

    • B. 

      Gathering stitch

    • C. 

      Satin stitch

    • D. 

      Stay stitch

  • 7. 
    A ditch stitch is a decorative finish, which can be made more noticeable by using contrasting coloured thread.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    ______ can appear in the front or back of a garment.
    • A. 

      Yokes

    • B. 

      Vents

    • C. 

      Stretch sewing

  • 9. 
    Most stretch sewing patterns will give you detailed instructions on how to construct the garment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Overlocking can be used as a complete method of construction for stretch fabric garments.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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