Online class with David Page Coffin

Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details

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Create your most elegant and well-finished pants. Learn designer techniques to sew details from bespoke tailoring, couture and ready-to-wear.

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David Page Coffin has been an editor at Threads magazine for 18 years. He's also the author of Shirtmaking: Developing Skills for Fine Sewing (Taunton...Read more

Lessons (7)

Introduction
1. Introduction
Meet expert pant maker and former Threads editor David Page Coffin and learn more about the anatomy of a pair of pants and the details that you'll exp...Read more
7min
In-Seam Pockets
2. In-Seam Pockets
Begin with the easiest and most unobtrusive pocket, the in-seam pocket. Learn how to draft a cut-in facing for the pocket mouth, then secure and sew t...Read more
36min
Slash Pockets
3. Slash Pockets
A slash pocket allows for a more natural placement of the hand but requires a more elaborate facing and modification of your pattern pieces. David wal...Read more
32min
Welt Pockets
4. Welt Pockets
Explore single- and double-welt pockets with David's guidance, for both the front and back of your pants. You'll learn how to create straight or curve...Read more
43min
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Taught by

David Page Coffin has been an editor at Threads magazine for 18 years. He's also the author of Shirtmaking: Developing Skills for Fine Sewing (Taunton...Read more

What you'll make

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Created by: David Page Coffin
Created by: David Page Coffin
Created by: David Page Coffin
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Created by: David Page Coffin
Created by: David Page Coffin
Created by: David Page Coffin
Created by: David Page Coffin
Created by: David Page Coffin
Created by: David Page Coffin