Patterns, Fitting & Design

250: Sew & Fit Lab - For All Personal Projects!

Get help fitting your patterns before cutting out your fabric. Bring in your latest project or those UFO’s (unfinished objects), get help with difficult garment construction techniques (zippers, pockets, hems, collars, button holes, serging, etc.) that have you stuck.

Cost: $ 30.00
401: Intro to Design with Nicole Vasbinder

Learn flat sketching, elements of design, and how to bring your fashion ideas to life.

Cost: $ 20.00
501: Fitting the Patterm Made Easier - Event with Sandra Betzina

Join us for a special evening with pattern designer Sandra Betzina. Come hear Sandra’s lecture on how she starts with an analysis of the pattern before choosing the method of alteration.

502: Pattern Alteration Workshop with Sandra Betzina

Here’s a special opportunity to have pattern designer, Sandra Betzina, help you with pattern alterations.

505: Make A Well-Fitted Pants Pattern

Make a muslin for pants that fit well!

Cost: $ 170.00
506: Adjusting a Simple Top Pattern with Barbara Beccio

In this class you will learn how to pick the correct size and make adjustments for a shirt or blouse.

Cost: $ 90.00
510: Intro to Draping & Pattern Drafting I

A perfect class for garment makers and beginning apparel designers. Draping is the process of taking a piece of fabric and making it three-dimensional to fit the human body.

Cost: $ 60.00
524: Altering A Bra

A good bra is expensive and it can be difficult to find the right fit. Once you find a great bra, it stretches out or your size changes. Your particular issue will be addressed and you will be shown how to make the necessary changes to your bra to make it comfortable and well-fitting.

525: Pattern Adjustment Class with Barbara Beccio

Learn to change basic patterns to match your vision!

Cost: $ 30.00
531: Copying Ready-to-Wear Workshop

Bring your favorite top, pant, or skirt to class and learn to copy a wardrobe staple WITHOUT taking it apart.

Cost: $ 70.00
550: Create a Block/Sloper with Annette Juilly

Develop a basic Block/Sloper to fit your measurements from a master pattern.

Cost: $ 90.00
590: Duct Tape Dress Form

Duplicate your exact figure and make fitting easier! In just one afternoon learn how to make a custom dress form from duct tape and a T-shirt.

Cost: $ 45.00