TD: Technical Design
Practical and Functional Technical Design Practices and Patternmaking
The purpose of this assignment was for students to (a) learn proper measurement techniques for human measurements and dress forms, (b) become aware of 3D body scanning technology, and (c) understand industry sizing label systems in comparison to personal measurements.
Ellen McKinney and Fatma Baytar. "Increasing Patternmaking Students' Understanding of Measurement Methods and the Relationship between Body Measurements and Sizes: An Assignment Design" (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/ellen_mckinney/67/