Online Sewing Class: Altering Jackets
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Vogue 8815

Here's what you'll learn:

  1. Distinguishing between different types of leather
  2. How to select and how much to buy for your project
  3. Choosing patterns
  4. Supplies and industry tips and tricks to sew with leather
  5. Seams
    • Basic
    • Flat-felled
    • Lapped
    • Cut-edge Lapped
  6. Darts
    • Classic
    • Overlap
    • Slot
  7. How to sew flaps and collars and cuffs
  8. Sewing the Peplum top
    • Cutting and Marking on Leather
    • Staying Leather
    • Pressing Leather
    • Sewing Darts
    • Inserting Zipper
    • Finishing
  9. Bonus: A 29 page PDF document showing step by step photos of all the different types of darts and seams. ">Leather 101 Online Sewing Class

Pattern Reviews> Self Drafted Pattern> 11872-1008 (Reusable Snack/Sandwich bag)

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Posted on:1/15/10 3:41 PM
Last Updated:1/15/10 3:46 PM

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j222b said... (1/16/10 10:06 PM) Reply
I like these!
Jane S said... (1/16/10 7:39 PM) Reply
Wow, your tiips and explanations are great. I don't even have children but would love a few of these for our household and great little hostess gifts. Can't wait to hear more about your experience with them.
frame said... (1/15/10 6:55 PM) Reply
This is a really interesting idea and your tips are wonderful. I can see how these could be very handy. Thanks for sharing this project.
julie w said... (1/15/10 5:50 PM) Reply
Neat! Thanks for also adding the safe plastics list to the review.
Elemenopeo said... (1/15/10 5:48 PM) Reply
What a cool project. I will be interested to hear how they hold up!
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