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Beginning Fit for Real People


This class is for those who sew well, but need fitting help or for those who
have just learned to sew and want to continue by learning fitting skills. You will learn basic fit principles as you fit and begin to sew a shirt. Learn to choose the right size pattern and how to prepare it for tissue fitting. Learn what alterations you need for your body and how to make those changes for a flattering, perfect fit. Then we'll cut and then fit your shirt in the fabric you have chosen. The teacher is a Palmer/Pletsch Certified Fit Instructor.
Cost: $ 40.00
kit not included McCall's pattern # 6750, 1/2"? Scotch Magic tape, and Perfect Pattern Paper. (Kit is required $15) Lunch is on your own.
Date(s):
Skill Level:beginner
Skill Details:Confident Beginner to Advanced
Requirements:Kit: $15 (includes McCall's pattern # 6750, 1/2"? Scotch Magic tape, and Perfect Pattern Paper. Items in kit are required) Supply list: Paper scissors Fabric Scissors Tape measure 6” seam guage Extra fine glass head pins Fabric for shirt: 2 5/8 yd 45” medium weight woven fabric or 1 7/8 yd 60” fabric. 2” x 18” gridded ruler and French Curve ruler if you have them (I can share). A well-fitting bra is a must! You may wear a camisole or leotard if you are uncomfortable being fitted in your underwear. We will use the back room for privacy while fitting.
Instructor Name:Tamra Schenk
Instructor Bio:Tamra Schenk