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Pant Construction Techniques

If you enjoyed Sandra's first Craftsy class,Pant Fitting Techniques,or know her from her books, newspaper columns and TV series, here's your chance to sit down at the machine with Sandra and learn professional sewing skills from the popular author and host ofPower Sewing.In this class, Sandra cuts, marks and sews Vogue 2948 (included free with this class!) while demonstrating professional pant construction and finishing techniques. As you sew along with Sandra, you'll learn how to harness the...

Cost: $50 Per Course

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Sandra Betzina's back! If you enjoyed Sandra's first Craftsy class, Pant Fitting Techniques, or know her from her books and TV appearances, here's your chance to sit down at the machine with Sandra and learn a lifetime's worth of sewing skills from the popular author and host of Power Sewing.In this class, Sandra cuts, marks and sews Vogue 2948. These princess-seamed, infinitely adjustable pants are sized to fit hips from 34" to 57". Sizes A through J are included in one envelope. Or any pant pattern will work!As you sew along with Sandra, you'll learn how to harness the power of your machine, explore variations for different fabrics, and pick up dozens of tips from Sandra's decades of sewing and teaching. If you run into a snag, Sandra answers questions and diagnoses trouble spots right on the Craftsy platform.Learn the skills to create pants that fit and flatter, in Pant Construction Techniques!What You'll Learn: How to make the most of your sewing machine and iron Cutting, marking and construction methods appropriate to your chosen pattern, fabric and personal style When to use lining and underlining, and why they're not the same Small details that make a big difference - thread and needle choices, how to pin, how to hold your fabric as you stitch Flat-felled, faux flat-felled, serged and contrast seams Fly front and invisible zippers How and why to use dressmaker's tools like the edgestitching foot, stay tape, wigan interfacing, press cloth, point turner and clapper Finish with a perfect length, completely invisible hem

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  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Sandra Betzina
  • Cost: $50 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy

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