Sewing & Patternmaking INT: Princess Lined Dress (Series of 7)
For the first class, please remember to bring along your Master Bodice Block and your booklet from our Sewing & Pattern-making Basic course. Drafting and sewing tools are provided. You do not need to bring anything on the first day of class.
7 session course total 21 hours (3 hour class)
A dressmaker’s classic piece to add to their skillset- a beautifully fitted Princess-line Dress drafted to your own measurements.
Learn to draft and construct your very own figure-flattering and sophisticated Princess-line Dress complete with lining and beautiful finishes. Built with a fitted bodice and 2 variations of skirt, fit or flared, this dress is perfect for all body shapes and sizes! Bring your sewing skills to a whole new level by using intermediate techniques with manipulating darts, curves, adding lining and installing a discreet invisible zipper opening on the back.
Develop the skills you need to move on to more complicated pieces to create fit & dimension.
Pick up dressmaking tricks-of-the-trade with our easy-to-understand lessons in small class sizes taught by friendly trainers!
What You’ll Learn:
- Understand how to manipulate from basic bodice patterns into a dress, with dart manipulation and skirt variations, developed from your own custom template
- Sewing construction techniques include invisible zipper installation, assembling panels and concealing finishes with a lining
- Pick up finishing skills and techniques to make your garment look polished and immaculately done on both the outside & the inside.
Classes start on time, please arrive 5 mins early if possible.
In addition to class hours, courses include ONE optional replacement class; additional studio time is charged at $30/hr.
*Minimum 2 to start a class