Clothing is one of the basic needs of human being people one becoming fashion conscious. With change in fashion & style, the stitching of garment also changes. Hence keeping in view the market demand and change fashion technology, courses on cutting, tailoring & dress making have been suitably designed in the structure of non formal education. The beneficiaries are new literates and people with low education levels. Besides in Indian tradition girls/women are expected to know tailoring to fulfill the basic stitching requirement at home. Stitching of garments at home is a money saving device for lower middle income group. Besides tailoring can be a vocation for self employment

Brief on Tailor Course

A tailor could work making uniforms or costumes, or repairing clothing. Many types of industries employ these professionals, and although a degree is not necessarily required, certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree programs all exist in fields related to sewing and tailoring

Identify and take care of the various tools and equipment used in cutting and tailoring. 2. Identify and practice basic (temporary and permanent) and decorative stitches. 3. Take body measurements (length width and circumference) systematically and follow necessary precautions. 4. Master the use of swing machine and take care of the machine. 5. Follow precautions while using a machine. Identify and correct the defects in a machine. Identify and correct the defects in a machine. 6. Control of fullness – darts, pleats, gathers 7. Make different types of seams using bias, piping and facing and plackets and 8. Make hook and eye and attach buttons, button hole etc. 9. Select fabric and appropriate colour combinations according to age, tradition. Vocation and personality. 10. Follow rules of pattern making, layout and fabric estimation 11. Design, draft, pattern making cutting, stitching and finishing of the garments (panty, slip, jhabla, set, frock, gents pyjama, petticoat, churidar pyjama, ladies kurta, salwar etc.)