Online class with Joi Mahon

Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details

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Fine-tune and alter patterns to fit real bodies really well! Go beyond the basics: demystify ease, muslin-fitting, sleeve-fitting and more for a figure-flattering look.

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Joi Mahon is an award-winning designer, author, educator, pattern designer, and expert in fit with a degree in fashion design from Iowa State Universi...Read more

Lessons (8)

About Joi Mahon & This Class
1. About Joi Mahon & This Class
Meet your instructor, Joi Mahon, and review the basics of body measurement and altering on the pattern before you sew a stitch.
18min
Flat Pattern Refinements on the Torso
2. Flat Pattern Refinements on the Torso
Joi jumps into the finer details of pattern adjustment with tips for making vertical changes on a bodice front, fine-tuning bust fit and tweaking armh...Read more
27min
Lower Body Flat Pattern Refinements
3. Lower Body Flat Pattern Refinements
Get a perfect lower-body fit on skirts, dresses and pants with Joi's help. Adjust the abdomen and back hip, then true the side seams and adjust hem le...Read more
25min
Fundamentals of Ease
4. Fundamentals of Ease
A perfect fit includes ease for comfortable movement. Joi demystifies the process of adding the right amount of easy to your pattern, whether it's for...Read more
18min
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Taught by

Joi Mahon is an award-winning designer, author, educator, pattern designer, and expert in fit with a degree in fashion design from Iowa State Universi...Read more

What you'll make

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Created by: laurel aka betsy ross
Created by: Joi Mahon
Created by: Joi Mahon
Created by: Joi Mahon
Created by: KikiNZ
Created by: Frenchfrog69
Created by: Punky Ducky
Created by: LindaMNicedress
Created by: daphne_sc3504347
Created by: AAV
Created by: laurel aka betsy ross
Created by: Joi Mahon
Created by: laurel aka betsy ross
Created by: Joi Mahon