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Sewing With Silks

Renowned designer and sewing instructor Linda Lee guides you through the construction of the classic and luxurious Liberty Shirt (pattern included!) and gives you invaluable tips for working with these exquisite fabrics. Silk's graceful drape and lustrous sheenmake it a natural choice for creating beautiful clothing, but its cost and delicate nature can be intimidating. In this Craftsy class, Linda demystifies silk's many varieties and shares a wealth of techniques for preparing, sewing and f...

Topics: Sewing
Cost: $50 Per Course

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Silk's graceful drape and lustrous sheen make it a natural choice for creating beautiful clothing, but its cost and delicate nature can be intimidating. In this Craftsy class, longtime designer and instructor Linda Lee demystifies silk's many varieties and shares a wealth of techniques for preparing, sewing and finishing the show-stopper Liberty Shirt. The pattern is included!Whether you're looking to add a polished piece to your wardrobe or hone your skills, sign up today for "Sewing With Silks: The Liberty Shirt"!What You'll Learn: How to choose the right silk for the right pattern Tips for laying out, cutting out and marking silk pattern pieces How to handle silk in your sewing machine, including thread choice and specialty feet Making and using pressing templates to create a perfect hem Couture seam and hem finishes Techniques for perfect collars and set-in sleeves* How to place and sew buttons and buttonholes

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  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Linda Lee
  • Cost: $50 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy
  • Topics: Sewing

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