Online class with Sara Alm

Mastering Construction: Collars & Closures

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Make every neckline you sew a gorgeous focal point! Achieve designer-quality results with a variety of techniques for collars, plackets, closures and more.

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Sara Alm started sewing dresses at age 6, and she's never looked back. After graduating from the Apparel Arts patternmaking program in 2005, Sara work...Read more

Lessons (7)

Introduction & Camp Collars
1. Introduction & Camp Collars
Meet Sara Alm: patternmaker, author, teacher, designer and your guide to constructing collars and closures. Sara begins with an overview of collar des...Read more
29min
Flat Collars
2. Flat Collars
The flat collar, or collar without a stand, is a key element in many styles. In this lesson, Sara constructs a Peter Pan collar elegantly attached to ...Read more
29min
Collars With a Band
3. Collars With a Band
A band provides support and structure to a collar along with an added bit of style. Sara starts by showing an alternative way of providing support by ...Read more
29min
Banded Collar Variations
4. Banded Collar Variations
The basic banded collar sets the stage for a range of style options. Sara starts by demonstrating the "burrito technique" that ensures a clean finish....Read more
29min
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Taught by

Sara Alm started sewing dresses at age 6, and she's never looked back. After graduating from the Apparel Arts patternmaking program in 2005, Sara work...Read more

What you'll make

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Created by: Sara Alm
Created by: Sara Alm
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Created by: HappyLuckyAlix
Created by: Chinacat Poppins
Created by: rusty needle
Created by: Agnes204
Created by: Punky Ducky
Created by: Punky Ducky
Created by: Ann-Hartley
Created by: Marydoot
Created by: Marydoot
Created by: Sara Alm