Draping Period Costumes: Classical Greek to Victorian

Draping Period Costumes: Classical Greek to Victorian: (The Focal Press Costume Topics Series)

Non-Fiction, Screen & Performing Arts, Theatre, Theatre Studies
Hardback Published on: 08/03/2013
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Draping Period Costumes provides you with the skill set you need to break away from two-dimensional patterns to drape three dimensional costumes. The basics of draping are explained in precise detail, followed by step-by-step draping projects from multiple historical periods. Packed with photographs that illustrate every seam, pleat, and tuck, you’ll never be lost with this comprehensive guide.

-Includes information on measurements, necessary tools, and basic rules of draping
-Covers costumes for both men and women
- Discusses appropriate period under garments and fabric choices

Let expert draper Sharon Sobel teach you all you need to know to perfectly drape any period costume!

  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780240821337
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Weight: 900g
  • Dimensions: 229 x 229 mm

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