Online Sewing Class: The Contemporary Couture Jacket
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Simplicity 2258
In this video, you learn how to:
  • Use some of the basic tools
  • Choose fabric
  • Use patterns
  • Measure yourself for patterns
  • Trace and cut out the pattern
  • Lay out and cut out the pattern from fabric
  • Stitch together and press your skirt
You'll also learn about sewing machine features and pattern language and symbols.

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Complete List of Videos

  1. Introduction and Tools
  2. Fabric Types
  3. What the Information on the Pattern Envelope Means
  4. Types of Patterns and What the Markings Mean
  5. Taking Body Measurements
  6. Tracing the Patterns and Understanding Markings
  7. Preparing the Fabric, Laying Out the Pattern Pieces, and Cutting Out the Fabric
  8. Getting to Know your Sewing Machine
  9. Sewing the Skirt
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Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 4556 

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Reviewed by:karenadey

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Posted on:5/13/06 10:37 PM
Last Updated:6/7/06 10:57 AM
Pattern Size:Plus-Sized 

Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 2 people   
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Cathy Loves Fabric said... (6/9/06 2:01 PM) Reply
Thanks for the photo. It's sooo cute on you! I really like it. Thanks for the inspiration.
wvsher said... (6/7/06 9:58 PM) Reply
You did a great job on the top; it looks very nice on you.
CatherineN said... (6/7/06 12:31 PM) Reply
I like the style and color on you. You're right, you do have cutie pie kids.
karenadey said... (5/17/06 1:14 PM) Reply
I will add a photo soon
Cathy Loves Fabric said... (5/14/06 1:27 AM) Reply
Hi Karen, I've had my eye on this pattern for awhile but can't decide if I want to try it, but I may have to. I'm glad you did. Would you mind telling me if it fit you well through the bust? Was it very low cut? Was it fitted or loose through the back? Thanks for the review.
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