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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Posted on:9/26/12 7:45 PM
Last Updated:9/27/12 9:59 AM

Review Rating: Very Helpful by 2 people   
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sewnaomi said... (10/10/12 10:07 AM) Reply
Nice top.
imsewcrazy said... (9/29/12 10:20 AM) Reply
Silknmore said... (9/27/12 7:12 PM) Reply
Gorgeous. What impressive use of stripes, so well matched too. Congratulations on a great outfit.
allycovey said... (9/27/12 5:10 PM) Reply
OK this deserves a huge thumbs up - great fabric placement
Laurie Lou said... (9/27/12 2:26 PM) Reply
Too Cool! I love the jacket ouver it too! Very cool!
carolynw said... (9/27/12 2:26 PM) Reply
Now that's putting stripes to good work - it looks absolutely perfect - I love it and am sure you are going to get a lot of compliments
ClioBklyn said... (9/27/12 1:08 PM) Reply
Fantastic use of the stripes! What a great looking top!
VeroSewsStuff said... (9/27/12 1:03 PM) Reply
Wonderful job on matching the stripes! An eye-catching top :)
redside said... (9/27/12 1:03 PM) Reply
Wow--what a creative use of stripes!
Bootzey said... (9/27/12 12:32 PM) Reply
I love this!
CMae said... (9/27/12 11:55 AM) Reply
great job on the stripes! Well done!
CSY said... (9/27/12 11:13 AM) Reply
You rocked that pattern! Awesome.
persevering said... (9/27/12 11:03 AM) Reply
Wow, congratulations and thanks for the inspiration.
couturemom said... (9/27/12 10:40 AM) Reply
Very cool design!
Sew Passionista said... (9/27/12 10:01 AM) Reply
Thank you all. I fixed the photo.
blue mooney said... (9/27/12 8:09 AM) Reply
Can't see a big photo, but I love what you did with this!
canei said... (9/27/12 7:48 AM) Reply
WOW...I love this. Great job from what I can see, I can't open pic.
2 Airedales n Me said... (9/27/12 1:47 AM) Reply
Your top is a head-turner! Well-done.
Rhoda K said... (9/26/12 8:25 PM) Reply
I can't enlarge your photo, but it sure looks interesting!
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