Do you ever come across a pattern, but you wish it had pockets? Or pleats instead of a dart? Maybe you want to add more fullness, or remove a style line. This week’s webinar will take you through pattern making processes of altering a pattern’s style without compromising fit. Use a basic bodice pattern, and see how you can add style lines, move darts, and add fullness. Let your creativity run wild and learn how to adapt sewing patterns to a garment that you designed! Register Here for Thursday, August 8th’s live webinar at 11:00am EST (4:00pm GMT). Can’t attend? No problem, each registrant receives a recording of the event.
In this webinar, seaing and fashion expert Meg Healy will go through all the basics of pattern making, so you will feel comfortable altering any pattern to a style that really says “you”.
What You’ll Learn:
• Adding or removing style lines
• Move, combine, and eliminate darts
• Draft facings
• Draft pockets including patch, welt, and side seam
• Adding fullness to a pattern including gathers, pleats, and godets
• Alter the neckline
• Draft basic collars
Have a question about a specific technique? There will be a Q&A session at the end of the webinar where you can ask Meg 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.
Hope to see you all there!