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Starts Today! The Perfect Fit Tailoring Course

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Regardless of how fabulous a sewer you are, if your garments don’t fit accordingly they will never reveal the extent of your sewing prowess! Denise will be here to walk you through the entire course and answer any of your questions. Read more here!

Pattern Drafting 101: Learn 3 Key Methods to Tailor your Patterns to Fit You

Starts Today! In this course, learn to translate your basic body measurements into two-dimensional sewing patterns. Sign Up Here!

Watch to get a backstage pass into the course!

Lake Getaway: 10 Patterns

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It’s that time of year to pack up your weekend bag and head to the nearest lake house with family and friends! This collection draws inspiration from classic, nautical, easy-to-wear pieces that can be worn for years to come. You will love the chic button up tunic, buffalo print shirt dress and gorgeous midi skirt.

Create a Pattern from Draping

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Through draping, explore another dimension of pattern making and fashion design that could shave hours off your construction process. Register here!

May Kit of the Month: Sew Stretch Kit

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This kit is designed to give you all the tools, tips and tricks you need when sewing stretch fabrics! This kit will enable you to sew all those jerseys, spandex fabrics, and knits that you have laying around confidently and correctly. You’ll get 5 knit sewing patterns that you can practice all your techniques on and master the skill of sewing stretch fabrics. You will learn how to cut, sew, and finish stretch fabrics as well as know how to figure out the stretch factor of a fabric so you can accurately make modifications to your pattern. Get yours here. Use code STRETCH20 for 20% off, valid till May 31st

Creating a Pattern from Draping Power Session Starts Today!

You have until midnight tonight to register! Watch to learn more, and reserve your spot here.

Featured Instructor: Katrina Walker

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Meet Katrina Walker, a lifelong seamstress, sewing educator and apparel designer specializing in textiles, garment construction, Pojagi-inspired single-layer piecework, and surface design techniques. We learn more about her and her life sewing farm!

Reintroducing our Not Without Style Collection: 8 Revamped Patterns

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Since all the winners were chosen from our Ultimate Member Model Challenge for our original Not Without Style collection, we wanted to reintroduce you to this lovely pattern collection. This collection has everything from a spring time coat to a cute little romper! Spring prints with lots of color complete this collection and bring it all together.

Buy or Make: Polka Dot Edition

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Some are big, some are small…either way, they are back for spring 2015! This classic print comes in a myriad of different styles and looks great on every type of garment from shorts to skirts to blazers. It adds a timeless, girlie and all-out cool feel to every outfit and we can’t wait to sew up our favorite patterns in a polka dot print. We’re seeing spots (pun intended!) for this trend!

Becoming a Better Sewing Teacher

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In this power session, you’ll learn how to determine what classes to offer, who your students will be, how to set teaching goals, how to address the needs of student skill and scheduling, how to plan your time, and how to evaluate the work of your students and your own success as a teacher. Register here!

New Online Course: Serger 101

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Katrina Walker gives you 5 Reasons to Love Your Serger!

Meg's Magazine Mash Up: Sewing My Vintage Flore Dress

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This week I started to sew my Vintage Flore Dress, I started with the bodice and then next week I’ll tackled that huge gathered skirt! Check out my steps in sewing the bodice to my mash up dress.

Throwback Thursday $1 Patterns!

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In honor of Throwback Thursday, each Thursday we will be bringing back a pattern from the past for only $1 for 24 hours! The chosen pattern for that week will be announced on our social accounts so make sure to like/follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!

Let’s get social!

Business Trip (Plus Size): 10 Patterns

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This plus size collection from the February 2010 issue of BurdaStyle magazine features classic styles for the elegant woman. You will love the timeless jackets, beautiful dresses and an easy-to-wear batwing top.

Underneath it All!

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From purely simple to elaborate designs using the most up-to-date professional design and sewing techniques for slips, camisoles, several types panties, bras, garter belts and much more! Register here!

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