11/10/10 - By request I have made the preview image larger.
3/8/10 - The companion to this tutorial, the P.O.D. FABRIC CALCULATOR v0.1, is now available here! [link]
It should help you determine (roughly) how much fabric you are looking at purchasing and is intended as a supplement to this tutorial
A tutorial for my white net petticoat (affectionately known as my P.O.D. - "petticoat of doom") made at the request of
Includes instructions on making/drafting petticoats of nearly any size, and all the mathematical workings of my head, so you can have a petti of perfect proportions, at a price that isn't preposterous
Ideal for lolita, 50's retro, a majestic ballgown or a crazy costume. Haven't tried a longer one yet, but I'd sure like to.
Excuse my terrible painting skills, there's only so much you can do with a pencil in Photoshop with my skills.
Please download and feel free to use (for your own personal use only, not to make profits please
I know it's a huge picture, but I'll hopefully be putting it into PDF soon. I've tried to reduce it as much as possible without compromising on quality.
If you do create anything using this tutorial, please send me a link to it! I'd love to see it (and see proof that this works).
And lastly, if you do
this, take a moment to leave a comment. Just a moment.
I'd like to see how I can improve my tutorials, this is my first proper one for clothing