The course introduces participants to the basic techniques in pattern cutting design and model development and the development of students' own patterns

Course Description

A great way to learn pattern design step by step. Model grading is communication between design and production.

Construction of patterns is the link between creative design and physical design of models. The pattern cutting course disseminate basic techniques and insight into the design of basic pattern of interaction with creative design. Efforts will be made with the basic patterns for skirt and top. In addition, the course intermediary, knowledge of different variations.

Basic theory of model development will be reviewed and you make yourself your own skirt and top archetype of paper and sewn into fabric. Variations on the basic form is completed and you have the opportunity to make a pattern for your own design.


  • Measuring and sizechart.
  • Cutting skirt archetype – sewing and adjustment.
  • Variations on skirt.
  • Cutting uppers archetype – sewing and adjustment.
  • Variations on uppers archetype.
  • Production pattern is reviewed with the seam allowance and markings.


There will be thorough and individual instruction for all course participants. The course ends with a course certificate.

The course takes place at the school’s address Badstuestræde 1, 1209 Copenhagen.

If you have any questions regarding the course, please contact us at (+45) 33 13 09 26 between 9.00 and 14.30 all weekdays.


Helle Nygaard


23. August - 18. October 2022
(1 lesson pr. week, 8 lessons in total)

Course Days

Every Tuesday
(Explicit 27. September 2022)


17.00 - 20.00


2400 DKK


The course fee is DKK 2.400,00 excluding materials.

Enrol by filling out the registration form on the right side. Thereafter, a confirmation will be sent by mail or phone within a few days. Registration can also happen by phone (+45) 33130926 between the hours of 9:00 to 14:00 all weekdays.

Other Payment Methods

Payments for SAFD can be made via bank transfer to the school account in Nordea:

Reg No. 2191
Account No. 0102 303083

Remember to state participant name on your deposit.

Regarding payments from abroad, use the following:

IBAN: DK9220000102303083


Unless otherwise stated in the course description, cancellation and refund of the course fee can be accepted until 14 days before the course begins. After this the registration is binding and the fee is not refundable. If a course, contrary to expectations can’t be established, the total course fee will be refunded.