Contents: -- Pattern Grading Fundamentals -- Pattern Grading Terminology -- Grading on the Cartesian Graph -- Manual, Machine, and Computer Grading -- Grading the Basic Pattern Blocks -- Sleeve/Bodice Combinations -- Design Variations -- Grading Using Multiple x, y axis -- Grading Stretch Garments -- Grading from Garment Specifications -- Alphanumeric Grading from Specifications -- Instructor's Guide provides answers to exercises, completed grade rule tables, and projects for further research
Carolyn L. Moore has taught textile science and apparel courses since 1980, most recently at Radford University. She has had works published in the Clothing and Textile Research Journal and the Journal of Home Economics. Kathy K. Mullet is associate professor at Oregon State University. Her research area has been in functional sportswear design and she has consulted for Perception, Wilderness Systems, and Innovative Sports. Margaret Prevatt Young is a designer at Wolff-Fording & Co. She has taught courses on fashion illustration, draping, and pattern grading.