Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi

By Katya Ryabtseva on

Tag: pattrens, books

If you’re interested in fashion design, at some point you’ve probably pulled apart clothing from a fancy department store trying to figure out how it was made. Once you start to understand the fascinating process of pattern making, all the separate pieces required to create a garment start to make sense.

Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi

You can look at a piece of clothing and mentally visualize how it was created. Sometimes, though, even the best pattern makers are stumped by fantastical avant-garde manipulations. This is where Pattern Magic can give you a hand. Created by Tomoko Nakamichi, a professor at Japan’s Bunka Fashion College, the book has gained a cult following with its detailed instructions on how to create extremely intimidating designs.

Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi

Whether you’re interested in the technical processes or simply getting a glimpse at the “magic” behind some mind-bending designs, this book is sure to be a treasured piece for any fashion devotee, especially now that its being produced in English.

via patternpulp.com

Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi

Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi

Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi

Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi

Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi

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