Garment Construction

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  • Bias Tape Demystified

    Bias Tape Demystified

    $90.00

    An in-person class with Sonya Philip

    Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm

    Make bias tape without stress! Easy step-by-step instructions for understanding this “tricky” but oh-so-rewarding finishing technique.

    $90.00
    Price includes 3 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Custom-Fitting Existing Patterns

    Custom-Fitting Existing Patterns

    $170.00

    An in-person class with Lily Chin

    Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm

    Learn how to modify a pattern via charting as you explore the finer points of fit and fabric.

    $170.00
    Price includes 6 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Elegant Steeks

    Elegant Steeks and Bands

    $90.00

    An in-person class with Janine Bajus

    Mar 2, 1:30-4:30pm

    Confused or anxious about cutting your knitting? We will explore three different methods for securely cutting steeks!

    $90.00
    Price includes 3 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Fantastic Pants

    Fantastic Pants

    $170.00

    An in-person class with Sonya Philip

    Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm

    Do pants tickle your fancy? Stitch a pair together in next to no time! Learn how to select fabric, cut, lay out, assemble, and insert an elastic waistband.

    $170.00
    Price includes 6 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22. There is a $18 kit fee which will be collected during class.
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  • Flywing Hat

    Flywing Hat

    $50.00

    A virtual class with Laura Barker

    Jan 14, 2:00-4:00pm CST

    Flywing hat was on the cover of Knitty.com First Fall 2020. While the pattern looks complicated, it is just stripes with a few slipped stitches creating the dramatic impact.

    $50.00
    Cost includes 2 hours of class.
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  • Hack It! Transform a Simple Sewing Pattern Into Endless Variations

    Hack It! Transform a Simple Sewing Pattern Into Endless Variations

    $170.00

    An in-person class with Cal Patch

    Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:30pm

    Learn how to take a simple pattern and adjust every design element to make different styles of garments.

    $170.00
    Price includes 6 class hours. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Hand-Stitching 101 for Garments

    Hand-Stitching 101 for Garments

    $90.00

    An in-person class with Cal Patch

    Mar 3, 9:00am-12:00pm

    Learn several ways to sew seams, finish necklines, and hem edges using just a needle and thread and your hands! Make clothes whenever and wherever you have a bit of time while creating moments of calm with your new hand-stitching practice.

    $90.00
    Price includes 3 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Machine Sewing Basics: Sew A Boxy Top

    Machine Sewing Basics: Sew a Boxy Top

    $100.00

    A virtual class with Cal Patch

    Jan 14, 10:00am-12:00pm and Jan 15, 10:00am-12:00pm CST

    Sew a simple top and demystify the process of sewing clothing by machine as you learn a few basic skills.

    $100.00
    Price includes 4 hours of class.
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  • Pattern Drafting for Knitters, Crocheters, Weavers and Sewists

    Pattern Drafting for Knitters, Crocheters, Weavers, and Sewists

    $90.00

    An in-person class with Cal Patch

    Mar 3, 2:00-5:00pm

    Learn how to properly take your measurements and use them to draft a sloper (simple pattern) for your personal fit profile.

    $90.00
    Price includes 3 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Pop-on Pinafore

    Pop-On Pinafore

    $170.00

    An in-person class with Sonya Philip

    Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm

    Learn to sew your own clothes, starting with this versatile pinafore dress. Wear it on its own or layer it with a tee, top, or a cardigan; it will become a wardrobe staple and most likely the beginning of a series of self-sewn dresses.

    $170.00
    Price includes 6 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22. There is a $18 kit fee which will be collected during class.
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  • Sew a Hand-Stitched Shirt

    Sew a Hand-Stitched Shirt

    $170.00

    An in-person class with Cal Patch

    Mar 4, 9:00am-12:00pm & 2:00-5:00pm

    Learn how to stitch a shirt completely by hand. This simple approach makes sewing as portable as your knitting or crochet! Adding hand-sewing to your skill set will enhance your wardrobe and your life!

    $170.00
    Price includes 6 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Short-Rowing Bust Darts

    Short-Rowing Bust Darts

    $90.00

    An In-Person Class With Lily Chin

    Mar 5, 9:00am-12:00pm

    Prevent garment hike-ups in front due to being buxom. Learn how to work, place & utilize short-rowed horizontal bust darts to add length to the front, even when working in patterned stitches. Find out how much to add and where.

    $90.00
    Price includes 3 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Setting in a Sleeve Smoothly

    Smooth Set-ins for All Your Sleeves

    $50.00

    A virtual class with Lily Chin

    Jan 13, 2:00-4:00pm CST

    Smoothly refers to both the process and the result of Lily’s industry-informed process. Practice on both a mock drop-shouldered and true set-in mini.

    $50.00
    Price includes 2 class hours.
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  • The Crocheted NEWS Sweater

    The Crocheted NEWS Sweater

    $90.00

    An in-person class with Lily Chin

    Mar 2, 1:30-4:30pm

    Crochet this multi-directional sweater spontaneously without a whole lot of pre-planning. Versatile and easy, this sweater construction allows for lots of options and design elements.

    $90.00
    Price includes 3 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Knit NEWS Sweater

    The Knit NEWS Sweater

    $90.00

    An in-person class With Lily Chin

    Mar 2, 9:00am-12:00pm

    Knit this multi-directional sweater spontaneously without a whole lot of pre-planning. Versatile & easy, this sweater construction allows for lots of options & design elements.

    $90.00
    Price includes 3 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Buttondown Shirt 101

    The Simple Shirt

    $170.00

    An in-person class with Sonya Philip

    Mar 2, 9:00am-12:00pm & 1:30-4:300pm

    Learn to sew your own clothes, starting with this simple shirt. It’s just four seams and a hem!

    $170.00
    Price includes 6 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22. An $18 materials fee will be collected during class.
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  • Think Like a Designer (And how to raise the bar on fit and Finish )

    Think Like a Designer (And How to Raise the Bar on Fit and Finish )

    $30.00

    An in-person class with Kristin Drysdale

    Mar 4, 2:00-3:30pm

    Learn the tricks that Kristen uses every day to design garments that are beautiful inside and out — and fit perfectly.

    $30.00
    Price includes 1.5 class hours. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Visible Mending: Patching and Darning

    Visible Mending: Patching and Darning

    $90.00

    An in-person class with Cal Patch

    Mar 2, 1:30-4:30pm

    Mending is an essential part of maintaining your handmade or Slow-Fashion wardrobe, and patching and darning are your key techniques. Cal shows you how.

    $90.00
    Price includes 3 hours of class. Early Bird ends 11/29/22.
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  • Yoga Pants, Leggings or Tights.. Maker's Choice!

    Yoga Pants, Leggings or Tights … Maker’s Choice!

    $100.00

    A virtual class with Jennifer Stern

    Jan 14, 2:00-4:00pm and Jan 15, 2:00-4:00pm CST

    Let’s get cozy! Join this fun class and Jenn will guide you through making knit pants using The Easy Fit & Sew Yoga Pants Pattern. Make custom-fit yoga pants, leggings, or tights on your sewing machine or serger.

    $100.00
    Price includes 4 hours of class. There is a $12.99 pattern purchase required for this class.
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