Pattern Writing

Pattern Writing Part 1: Introduction


Description
The One With The Tea Cosies!
This unit is an introduction to the skills needed for good pattern writing. It covers:
- Standards: what they are and why they are necessary
- Basic Principles: patterns should be Clear, Concise, Consistent and Correct
- Essential Information: the elements that every pattern should contain
- Style: the need to follow and maintain a consistent style
Content
  • Welcome
  • Pattern Standards
  • 1.1 Pattern Standards
  • CYC Standards document
  • Dealing with UK and US variations
  • Pattern Writing Principles
  • 1.2 Pattern Writing Principles
  • 1.21 Pattern Writing Principles evaluation
  • 1.22 Evaluation of pattern 4C’s
  • Essential Information
  • 1.3 Essential Information
  • 1.3 Essential Information checklist
  • Pattern Style
  • 1.4 Pattern Style
  • Style Trainer
  • 1.4 Style Practice
  • Summary and Questionnaire
  • End of unit questionnaire
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed