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Intro to commercial patterns: How to get a Perfect Fit

Had bad experiences getting patterns to fit?

Do you cut out a bigger size and hope for the best?
Are you itching to work on a pattern in your stash, but anxious about getting the fit right?
Then this single masterclass session is perfect for you!
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How to measure yourself

This class isn’t for absolute beginners who have never sewn anything before, you’ll need to have sewn up a couple of simple projects before. If not try one of our Beginners Classes first

What you’ll learn-

  • How to choose the correct pattern size
  • Learn basic pattern fitting principles including adjusting the back, doing a full or small bust adjustment and lengthening or shortening a pattern
  • How to pin fit a pattern in the fabric. This system saves hours of un-picking!
  • Learn how to transfer fitting adjustments to the fabric and pattern
Cost: £45 (max 5 places per class)
Time: 3 pm -6 pm
Materials required: All tools, equipment and a practise pattern included – do bring along a pattern you might be planning to work with
Refreshments: Unlimited tea, coffee and biscuits provided along with an awesome playlist of great tunes


We reserve the right to cancel if there are less than 2 students booked.
For details of our terms and conditions policy click here

Really loved this class. I feel finally confident at having a go at adapting patterns to suit me. Claire-Louise is a great, professional teacher and we had a fantastic hands on and practical session. Well recommended

- Theresa

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