DIY Essentials: Reverse Pattern Making

Learn how to copy a garment without taking it apart! Making clothing typically begins with a pattern and ends with a garment. In this class we’ll reverse the process: starting with a piece of clothing you bring, you’ll draft a permanent pattern and start sewing your new version. You’ll also learn about fabric, grain, and drape, tailoring to your body, and essential pattern making tools and terms. 

Participant Materials & Requirements: Please bring a garment you wish to copy, the fabric you want to use for your new garment, and sharp scissors. You are welcome to bring several items and/or fabric types if you have questions and would like help choosing. Basic sewing experience recommended. Please note: Ragfinery closes at 5:00 PM so shopping during class is not an option. 

 

Instructor Jenny Rose

About the Instructor: Jenny Rose began working in the fashion industry when she was but a wee lass. Since then she’s worked with clothing designers on both coasts and is the owner of Derby Fine Millinery. She teaches design and creative writing in Bellingham.

 

 

 

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I have read the "Participant Materials & Requirements" for this workshop. All registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable unless the workshop is cancelled. In the case of a workshop cancellation, student registration fees will be refunded or credited toward another workshop.


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