Online class with Barbara Deckert

Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design

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About

Plus-size women deserve cute clothes! Learn how to make comfortable and flattering garments with Barbara Deckert, author of "Sewing for Plus Sizes."

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Barbara Deckert wrote the book Sewing for Plus Sizes to help her well-padded friends create the beautiful, fashionable,and properly fitted clothes the...Read more

Lessons (11)

Introduction
1. Introduction
Meet Barbara and go over what you'll learn in this class.
13min
Design Rules & Considerations
2. Design Rules & Considerations
Learn about design principles such as proportion, line, color, texture and fabric pattern and how they affect the finished look of your garment.
39min
Working with Dressforms
3. Working with Dressforms
Take standardized measurements and measure figure variations. Learn to make a dress form.
38min
Taking Measurements
4. Taking Measurements
Prepare for measuring and learn measuring tips. Discover the concept of ease and how to select a pattern size.
25min
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Barbara Deckert wrote the book Sewing for Plus Sizes to help her well-padded friends create the beautiful, fashionable,and properly fitted clothes the...Read more

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