The pattern maker is a strategic player for a company interested in clothing manufacturing; he transforms the drawing of the stylist into a pattern.
Location: IMB Indonesia, Jakarta
Lesson duration: 3 hours
Total course hours: 600
Duration: 1 years
Attendance: 4 lessons per week (Students can arrange their own schedule)
Duration: 5 months
Attendance: 8 lessons per week (Fixed Schedule)
The goal of this course is to train students (including total beginners) to become professional pattern makers, whose job is to transform the design sketch of the stylist into a pattern that would reflect the original concept, in proportions and style.
Student will learn about human anatomy and quality control, supervising the prototype production to ensure a successful final product.
What does the pattern maker do?
The pattern maker plays an essential role within the fashion industry, as the middleman linking together different workers.
Being the one who transform the design sketch into a pattern, they need to demonstrate creativity, technical expertise, organisation and interpretational skills.
The main responsibility of the pattern maker involves supervising the fitting within the prototype production, ensuring the quality of its industrial reproduction.
The pattern maker is also the one providing pattern grading, the process of creating different sizes of the same model.
Study of Collars
Study of Shirt
Study of Trousers
Study of Dresses
Study of Coats
Study of Skirts
Pattern Making Techniques
Industrial Pattern Making Techniques
Fabrics & Materials
Pattern Grading Techniques
*Students can choose which patterns to realise.
The professional pattern maker has the opportunity to have a tailor–based production or to become part of a factory line production.
Fashion companies tend to easily integrate the role of the pattern maker within the ones of the head designer, the samples personnel and the product manager.
How to apply
Identity card / Passport Copy
Study Certificate from prior studies
2 photos ( 3×4 )
The payment for the admission fee have to be transferred/paid after you complete the enrollment to secure your seat.
- Admission for Diploma Program: Regular ( Jakarta Program): € 1000
- Dual City Program (Milan Advance program ): € 1500
Tuition fee payment should be transferred a month before the course starts.
We will provide sponsorship letters and all documents required by the Indonesian Embassy in order to request a student visa.
For further information regarding student visas please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The main features of our courses are a limited number of students per teacher.
We suggest you to apply before the normal course start. If the course has already reached the maximum student capacity we let you know about our availability.
Students from other schools
IMB offers the possibility to increase students ability according to their skills.
Portfolio / prior study results are required to assess the students capability and our teacher will make individual curriculums based on prior knowledge with the possibility to skip some subjects which have already been mastered by the student.