Simplifying Bodice Fitting
Date and Time of Class: November 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Do you struggle to get a decent fit when using commercial patterns, do you find darts and measuring confusing? In this day workshop, learn how to understand and adjust a basic bodice pattern to really fit!
We will take a paper pattern basic bodice and adjust for a personal fit so you will have a guide bodice to use against any paper pattern going forward.
What You Will Learn in this Workshop
We will go through reading a pattern, looking at grainlines, how to lay out, bust adjustments, dart placement, length and work on a basic fitted bodice toile that you can use as a guide to get a better fit with future patterns.
Level of Experience
- The class is suitable for the beginner.
Materials / Equipment required by Attendees
- an old sheet/duvet or 2m of polycotton/calico for toile
- Basic sewing kit
- Sewing machine
If you do not have a Sewing Machine, or don’t want to bring your own, you can use one of our latest Brother demonstration machines for the nominal fee of £3.00 per session.
- Julia Langley