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8 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers.

  • Make adjustments to patterns after fittings.
51-6021.00 Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials
  • Straighten, smooth, or shape materials to prepare them for pressing.
  • Shrink, stretch, or block articles by hand to conform to original measurements, using forms, blocks, and steam.
  • Position materials such as cloth garments, felt, or straw on tables, dies, or feeding mechanisms of pressing machines, or on ironing boards or work tables.
  • Block or shape knitted garments after cleaning.
51-6052.00 Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers
  • Maintain garment drape and proportions as alterations are performed.
  • Put in padding and shaping materials.
51-6031.00 Sewing Machine Operators
  • Fold or stretch edges or lengths of items while sewing to facilitate forming specified sections.
51-9031.00 Cutters and Trimmers, Hand
  • Fold or shape materials before or after cutting them.
51-6093.00 Upholsterers
  • Stretch webbing and fabric, using webbing stretchers.
51-6041.00 Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers
  • Shape shoe heels with a knife, and sand them on a buffing wheel for smoothness.
51-6051.00 Sewers, Hand
  • Fold, twist, stretch, or drape material, and secure articles in preparation for sewing.
51-9082.00 Medical Appliance Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Bend, form, and shape fabric or material to conform to prescribed contours of structural components.