Online class with Suzy Furrer

Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures

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Take your patternmaking skills all the way to the top. Learn to draft nine collar variations, finishing details and two types of button plackets.

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Suzy Furrer has been working in the apparel industry since the mid-'80s. After studying patternmaking with couturier Simmon Sethna in 1996, Suzy start...Read more

Lessons (7)

Introduction & Drafting Button Plackets
1. Introduction & Drafting Button Plackets
Meet your instructor, designer and author Suzy Furrer, learn more about the collars and techniques covered in your class, then dive right into design...Read more
41min
Camp Collar & Peter Pan Collar
2. Camp Collar & Peter Pan Collar
The camp collar (or Hawaiian collar) is one of the easiest collars to design and sew. Suzy walks you through the drafting process, then shows you how ...Read more
27min
Band Collar & Collar With Band
3. Band Collar & Collar With Band
Suzy shows how to draft a band collar (also known as a Mandarin or Nehru collar) in two pieces, with shaping around the neck. Then build on your skill...Read more
32min
Shawl & Partial Roll Collars
4. Shawl & Partial Roll Collars
Learn how to draft a faced V-neck on your bodice sloper, to which you can attach a shawl collar or partial roll collar. Suzy shows you how to draft bo...Read more
38min
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Suzy Furrer has been working in the apparel industry since the mid-'80s. After studying patternmaking with couturier Simmon Sethna in 1996, Suzy start...Read more

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