Webinar: Start to Finish: Let’s Make a Vest – NEW

Webinar: Start to Finish: Let’s Make a Vest – NEW

Saturday, January 30, 2021    11 am PT
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Let’s Make a Vest will feature the development of a vest, which we define as a sleeveless top to be worn over another garment. This is appropriate for both sewers and knitters. Topics will cover design considerations, fabric/yarn choice, appropriate styles in Garment Designer, the sequence of steps in building the pattern and the option of darts. You will also learn how to add the additional pattern parts such as a collar, front extension, facings or bands, and pockets. Design and construction tips will be included as well as inspirational ideas. The goal is that you will understand the process so you can create your own unique vest pattern with success.

Webinar: Body Measurements and How they Impact the Pattern

Webinar: Body Measurements and How they Impact the Pattern

Friday, January 22, 2021 2 pm PT
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A little knowledge up front goes a long way to fit and great looking clothing. In this lecture/demonstration, you will learn how to take meaningful and accurate body measurements. Then, we will take it one step further to discuss which parts of a pattern (whether knit or sewn) are impacted by proper and improper measurements. You will gain a greater understanding of why some patterns work and others don’t, and you can apply your knowledge to correct patterns, based on your measurements before you even cut the fabric or cast on stitches.

Webinar: Dressing Up a Simple Shape – NEW

Webinar: Dressing Up a Simple Shape – NEW

Monday, January 18, 2021   1 pm PT
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There is an elegance in a simple shape. Designers such as Vionnet, Miyake, and a myriad of others have created beautiful clothing with simple styling. The secret is in the details added to the base. This webinar is suitable for sewers and knitters alike, and it will share design inspiration and techniques you can employ to turn a simple style into perfection. Not only are the styles quick to make, but they will also be unique with your added touch, using Garment Designer and knitting or sewing skills. Come and be inspired.

Webinar:From Tokyo and Kyoto and beyond to Patterns with Garment Designer (Updated)

Webinar:From Tokyo and Kyoto and beyond to Patterns with Garment Designer (Updated)

Saturday, January 16, 2021   11 am PT
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Japan is a leader in the world of fashion. Designers there are known for mixing traditional with modern tastes. In this webinar, Susan will share various styles she has photographed on the streets and in store windows. She will show you how to analyze them and then build patterns with Garment Designer. Learn more about using your software as you expand your design sense. We will stretch your mind by choosing garments that are creative in their design and/or require a slightly different approach in Garment Designer.

Webinar: Project Blouse: Start to Finish. *** New

Webinar: Project Blouse: Start to Finish. *** New

Saturday, November 21st 2 pm PT

Let’s Make a Blouse will feature the development of a woven fabric blouse. It will cover design considerations, fabric choice, appropriate styles in Garment Designer, the sequence of steps in building the bodice and sleeve pattern and the option of darts. You will also learn how to add the additional ‘blouse’ pattern parts such as a collar, front extension, facings, sleeve cuff treatment, and pocket. Design and construction tips will be included as well as inspirational ideas. The goal is that you will understand the process so you can create your own blouse pattern with success.

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