APPAREL

Dresses

Price: $189.00    Class begins: May 19, 2015

Dresses with Cindy Persson of StudioSKB 

Tuesdays, May 19-June 23, 10 am-1 pm OR 6-9 pm

$189  (includes pattern).

Choose from one of four styles to make a flattering fitted or flared dress.  And, yes, it will fit YOU.  Learn about surplice, fisheye darts, bias, binding, lingerie straps, combination facings and linings -- everything to make your dress your favorite go-to garment.

Dresses

Choose one of these lovely dresses: Vintage, Miranda, Donna or Morgan Wrap

Prerequisite: Apparel Construction

Available Spaces: 12

Sew Faux

Price: $189.00    Class begins: May 19, 2015

LeatherJacketSew Faux Leather with Sharon Blair, BA, MA, PAA

 Tuesdays, May 19-June 23, 6-9 pm, $189

Create a faux leather jacket. Learn how to choose materials from suede to pleather and plan a garment from design to cutting, sewing and lining. Go over sewing tools, techniques, stitches and seam treatments. Add hardware.  Practice foolproof ways to combine faux with fabric.

Available Spaces: 6

Bra Patterning & Construction

Price: $259.00    Class begins: May 21, 2015

Bra-LisaBra Patterning & Construction with Lisa Silveira of Wandering Muse

Thursdays, May 21-June 25, 10 am-1 pm OR 6-9 pm.  $259 or $429 with Shapewear

Uncover the mysteries of bra making.  Learn about the different types of bras, fabric & notions, fit, style lines and construction methods.  Learn to draft and sew your own custom sized bra, get the fit you want and create the styles you love in this advanced class.

Prerequisites:  Lingerie, Pattern Intro

Available Spaces: 1

Sewing Activewear

Price: $189.00    Class begins: May 22, 2015

Sew stretchy technical fabrics without fear.

Intermediate Sewing: Activewear with Christine Van Abkoude of Carson Footwear

Fridays, May 22-June 26, 10 am-1 pm OR 6-9 pm 

$189 (includes patterns).

Use your patterns from your Pattern 4 class or use one of ours.  Learn to sew and fit high-tech stretchy fabric to make a complete ensemble, ready for action.  Start with hoodies.  Move on to leggings or yoga pants:  Comfortable pants to wear to the gym or shopping, high-rise or low-rise.  Finish with a sports bra or top.  Learn the right materials and stitches to use.

Prerequisite:  Sewing Knits

 

Just want to let you know how much I enjoyed the activewear class. I learned so much, and have two new garments to wear. . . .leads me to greater appreciation of the work the Nike designers do. -- Deb, Fall 2014

Available Spaces: 14

Sew Vintage

Price: $189.00    Class begins: May 22, 2015

Sew VintageSew Vintage with Stephanie D of Stephanie D Couture

Fridays, May 22-June 26, 6-9 pm. $189 

Master vintage sewing techniques and design details as you create classic dress that’s customized to compliment your figure.
Couture sewing expert Stephanie D guides you through pattern preparation. This includes multiple fitting sessions and personalized alterations to help achieve the perfect fit for your dress.
Stephanie leads you through every step as you construct your timeless vintage style dress. Learn to add waist stays, lapped zippers, contrasting trims, and simple hand-finish sewing techniques to complete details for your dress.

Available Spaces: 6

Shapewear

Price: $429.00    Class begins: June 1, 2015

Shape Wear BlackShapewear

Mondays, June 1-29, 6-9 pm

$189 or $429 if combined with Bra Patterning and Construction.  Includes Shapewear patterns.

Sreamline your silhouette, eliminate panty lines and flatten your tummy for a smooth look under your clothes.  Work with heavy duty 4-way stretch and elastic to make a body shaper and power panties with mid-thigh and high waist options in this advanced class.

Available Spaces: 6