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Learn to Free-Form Drape Like a Pro

Photo: Jack Deutsch

Pamela Ptak shares her draping philosophy, which focuses on creating truly innovative forms, in Threads #171.

In garment design, draping enables you to develop new garment concepts and see the results immediately, without the medium of paper patterns. Numerous articles and books have been published on traditional draping methods. But there are many ways to drape. My approach, which I call Radical Free Draping, pushes the creative boundaries and makes innovative new forms possible.

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