Kids Romper Revamp: Creative Pattern Adapting

2h 22min intermediate Resources

Sew a fashionable outfit for your little girl as adorable and one-of-a-kind as she is with Shelly Figueroa, the brainchild behind Figgy's Patterns.

Episode descriptions

Introduction
1. Episode: Introduction
5min

Meet Shelly Figueroa, founder of Figgy's Patterns, and learn about Craftsy's learning platform.

Proper Measurements
2. Episode: Proper Measurements
6min

Shelly shows you the correct way to get accurate measurements from a child.

The Zephyr Romper Pattern
3. Episode: The Zephyr Romper Pattern
17min

Assemble, trace and adjust your romper pattern to fit the child measurements you've recorded.

Fabric
4. Episode: Fabric
11min

Evaluate and cut season-appropriate fabrics for the romper.

Interfacing
5. Episode: Interfacing
7min

Learn about different types of interfacing and which ones are appropriate for the romper.

Braiding Technique
6. Episode: Braiding Technique
10min

Make cute, braided shoulder straps using your sewing machine and learn about shoulder strap variations.

Gathering & Main Yoke Attachment
7. Episode: Gathering & Main Yoke Attachment
9min

Learn tips and tricks to gathering and attach your romper's front yoke.

Completing the Romper Top
8. Episode: Completing the Romper Top
26min

Attach the braided shoulder straps and finish the romper top.

Romper Short Pockets
9. Episode: Romper Short Pockets
10min

Add pockets to the romper shorts.

Completing the Romper
10. Episode: Completing the Romper
29min

Create hem ties for the short bottoms, then sew together the romper top and shorts.

Custom Options
11. Episode: Custom Options
9min

Learn to make a romper with pants or make a two-piece romper.

Bonus
12. Episode: Bonus
2min

Shelly shares a bonus pattern, the Sundress, and encourages you to customize and creatively adapt the romper.

About the Teacher

Shelly Figueroa
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