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Have you’ve ever felt the sting of disappointment after grabbing the perfect outfit only to realize it fits you terribly? Does it break your heart throwing out perfectly adequate jackets because the zipper is in need of repair?

In this live web seminar, sewing teacher and fashion aficionado Becky MacKinnon will give you the skinny on common alterations. If you’re a sewer looking for exposure to a wide variety of techniques applied to alterations, than this web seminar is for you!

Register Here for Thursday, September 26th’s live web seminar at 11:00am EST (4:00pm GMT). Can’t attend? No problem, each registrant receives a recording of the event.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Effective processes for deconstructing a garment.
  • How to pin and adjust a poorly fitted garment appropriately
  • A variety of common adjustment techniques
  • Remove tricky stitches (serge, coverstitch etc.) quickly, ensuring minimal damage to your fabric.
  • How to execute common garment repairs, such as a fixing a broken zipper

Skill Level:
This webinar is for sewers who are comfortable threading and using their machine.

Who Should Attend:

  • Sewers who wish exposure to a few lesser-known adjustment and repair techniques.
  • Sewers who wish to save time on common practices such as ripping stitches.
  • Sewers who are unsure of how to adjust a garment in problem areas.
  • Remove tricky stitches (serge, coverstitch etc.) quickly, ensuring minimal damage to your fabric.
  • How to execute common garment repairs, such as a fixing a broken zipper

Have a question about a specific technique? There will be a Q&A session at the end of the webinar where you can ask Becky any questions you have, and no question goes unanswered!

Can’t attend the live webinar? Everyone who registers will receive a recording of the event, any downloads or resources referenced during the webinar, and have the ability to ask any follow-up questions.

Register Here for Thursday, September 26th’s live webinar at 11:00am EST (4:00pm GMT).

Hope to see you all there!

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