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Simplifying Bodice Fitting

Simplified Bodice Fitting

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Simplifying Bodice Fitting Class
£ 36.00 inc VAT.
2 available

Date and Time of Class: July 24 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 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

Materials

  • an old sheet/duvet or 2m of polycotton/calico for toile

Equipment

  • 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.

Tutor

  • Julia Langley