During this web seminar you learn to grade ( increase sizing ) Plus Sizes to paper patterns
Fundamentals of Basic Grading Procedures using the Ruler Method
Easy and simple steps for woven and knit clothing
For most sewers you can’t own enough sewing patterns. And so many of our favorite vintage or current commercial patterns just aren’t the right size, and in fact much too small!
Pattern grading is the process of increasing and decreasing a the size of pattern. The purpose of grading is provide good fit without changing the balance and proportion of a design.
This web seminar will provide you with the information and skills to transform paper patterns into plus sizes that really fit.
This web seminar is designed for sewers who have experience working with sewing patterns and some background in using measuring equipment.
Simone Sangerman studied fashion design and earned at the University of Washington, and studied commercial design and patternmaking at the Fashion Institute of Technology. Simone is the owner of Simone & Sylvia and the children’s line Plastic Pony. For the last 25 years Simone has provided fit consulting and pattern making services to a diverse client base. 30 years of industry experience in design, draping, pattern making, grading, and all aspects of apparel design. Prior to forming Simone & Sylvia, Simone worked professionally as a designer and pattern maker for several well known fashion labels in the USA.
This is a recording of a previously presented, powerpoint-style live-streamed web seminar.
BurdaStyle does not offer any refunds for web seminar recordings. All sales are final. Please contact email@example.com if you have any questions about the content of the recording.
Meg's Magazine Mash Up 2014
Check out Meg's finished Mash Up project of her denim suit and see how you can sew along!
Fashion & Trends
Dress like your favorite heroine from Disney's Frozen.
This web seminar will teach you tricks to sewing and cutting silk successfully!
See one of the techniques you'll learn in November's Fabric Design course.
Cozy scarf collars, dressed up sweats, and essential dresses.
You must allow our "request for permission" request to login to Burdastyle with Facebook.