Video Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds
In this video, Meg Healy will show you how to sew a sleeve that features a non-functioning sleeve vent, or in other words, a vent that does not remain open at the wrist and is purely for design purposes. Meg will go over the pattern pieces and cutting information and show you all the steps to successfully sew a sleeve vent.This technique will certainly come in handy when sewing jackets, coats and blouses!
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Meg Healy began to sew at the age of 12, where she began experimenting with fabric and seams on her Brother little domestic sewing machine. Studying at both Fanshawe College and Parsons the New School for Design in NYC, Meg gained the technical skills in pattern making and advanced sewing that led to a number of awards for her design and construction skills. Before becoming the Online Editor of BurdaStyle.com Meg worked as a pattern making intern for Vera Wang. Meg also launched her own highly unique clothing line consisting of fashion-forward spandex leggings in 2010.
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