In this tutorial, I go over the three different types of drafting I employ in my work along with some of the basic tools. Part 2 on how to do a basic sloper coming soon!

You can find the video of the draping of my Eevee costume here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fT9ifMUpCuo

You can find the book mentioned in the tutorial here - http://www.amazon.com/Practical-Guide-Patternmaking-Fashion-Designers/dp/1563673282/ref=sr_sp-atf_title_1_4?ie=UTF8&qid=1409322691&sr=8-4&keywords=pattern+drafting+women

You can see the Full version of the tutorial on my DeviantArt - http://dragonladycels.deviantart.com/art/Basics-of-Drafting-for-Cosplay-Part-1-478903500


How To Drape A Sweetheart Strapless Bodice (Beginners) by DanielaTabois

Link: https://youtu.be/PFW7_nLamSY


A friend who’s mother is a seamstress gave me this macrame technique test sample she had, sure I would find a way to use it. Well, of cause i could.

Holy Christ i LOVE draping!
And some of these makes make me feel like some kind of fire bender ninja warrior princess (especially that one way in the top middle)!