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Create Abstract and Engaging Forms

Photo: Jack Deutsch

Pamela Vanderlinde explains how to create garments with shapes that really make a statement in Threads #172.

Pattern insertions can be used in any type of garment. I prefer to incorporate pattern insertions into jackets and coats, since, in my opinion, this technique is best reserved for creating big statement pieces. In this article, I'll teach you how to use this technique to create the same kind of beautiful and unique abstract piecework in your own garments.

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