Intermediate Sewing: Safari Jacket

Price: $319.00    Class begins: May 22, 2014

Safari JacketIntermediate Sewing:  Safari Jacket with Lisa Silveira of Wandering Muse

$169 or $319 if combined with Intermediate Sewing: Dresses. Includes pattern.

Thursdays, May 22-June 25, 10 am-1 pm or 6-9 pm

Make this classic that’s suitable for any season of Oregon weather. You’ll learn how to work with twill, supplex/ultrex and other interesting fabrics, make bachelor buttons and buttonholes, add snaps with a press, shape hems, add seam bindings, and create five different kinds of professional-looking flat fell seams.

Prerequisite: Apparel Construction

Available Spaces: 14

Lingerie: Intimates

Price: $169.00    Class begins: May 23, 2014

Lingerie: IntimatesBra-Panties

May 23-June 27, 10 am-1 pm OR 6-9 pm

$169.   Includes patterns.

Step up your skills and work with knits and stretch fabrics while you make panties, a bra and a teddy.  Attach stretch lace, plush elastic and bra backs and straps.  Discover sources for bra-making materials.  Create garments that fit you and learn how to make garments to fit others.

Prerequisite: Apparel Construction

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The lingerie class was fantastic!  I loved learning the techniques and of course, working with gorgeous silk.  The cami/short set I made is so beautiful! -- Suzy, Fall 2012

Available Spaces: 16

Advanced Tailoring

Price: $169.00    Class begins: May 23, 2014

Advanced Tailoring Mens TopCoatAdvanced Tailoring with Ali Loverink, Duchess Clothiers

Fridays, May 23-June 27, 6-9 pm

$169 or $319 if combined with Menswear Jacket

Start getting your complete wardrobe ready. Make a topcoat with all the details you would expect: Fully lined with welt pockets, notched collar and peaked lapels. Learn hand techniques and methods of working with heavy weight fabrics or poplin for trench coats. Pre-req: Tailoring

Available Spaces: 7

Mad for Plaid

Price: $129.00    Class begins: June 7, 2014

Mad for Plaid

Saturdays, June 7-21, 2-5 pm.

$129, includes sample fabrics & handouts.

Get the right plaid-itude.  Bring your pattern and learn to lay out, cut and sew garments with perfectly matched plaids.  Good for shirts, jackets, skirts, dresses

Available Spaces: 12