What is Pattern Cutting or Pattern Making and what is a pattern cutter’s job? Designers and brands must know that not everyone is skilled in everything so a pattern cutter is a specialized role which only they can implement very well.
How to get the best out of your pattern cutter should be at the forefront of your mind if you’re about to embark on developing a fashion range. Learn how to prepare for your meeting.
If you are a beginner, how will you create your pattern before even fixing a factory in the first place? Read to know how.
Creating pattern for garments is exciting, but the art of pattern grading is a skill not many posses. Yet the mass market relies on it for scale.
Finding the right pattern cutter for your needs can be a daunting experience. Often people in the industry say that good pattern cutters are like gold dust. Knowing how to find the right one can be hard or easy if you know how to look for…
Having a great product idea alone is no longer enough. You need to be able to visualise it in detail and communicate this idea to a pattern from which your product will be made.
Pattern Cutter Laura Alice MacKay, spoke to Utelier about what her role means to the fashion industry and how she helps young fashion designers.