Online class with Joi Mahon

Fast-Track Fitting

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Designer Joi Mahon shows how to measure yourself and alter a pattern before you sew a stitch. Save time and fabric by getting your fitting done first!

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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 (10)

Measurement & Fit Basics
1. Measurement & Fit Basics
Meet your instructor, Joi Mahon, learn about the pattern you'll be using, key measurement basics and measuring protocol.
19min
Measuring the Torso
2. Measuring the Torso
Begin by measuring the torso, taking key horizontal and vertical measurements to transfer to your pattern.
15min
Vertical Torso Adjustments
3. Vertical Torso Adjustments
Armed with the measurements you need, you'll make adjustments to your paper pattern for the perfect fit through the bust. Joi will show how to alter t...Read more
23min
Horizontal Torso Adjustments
4. Horizontal Torso Adjustments
Your pattern will fit you to a "T" across the bust, back and middle after you make your horizontal adjustments with Joi's guidance.
32min
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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

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