Online class with Lynda Maynard

Sew the Perfect Fit

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About

Fit specialist Lynda Maynard works with three real women and shows you how to customize any pattern to your unique shape. You won't believe how easy it is and how well it works!

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Lynda Maynard is an expert instructor in couture sewing, fitting and pattern drafting, as well as the author of Demystifying Fit and The Dressmaker's ...Read more

Lessons (10)

Introduction
1. Introduction
Meet sewing teacher and author Lynda Maynard and learn about the Craftsy experience. You'll also get a preview of the included dress pattern, Vogue 87...Read more
6min
Getting Started
2. Getting Started
Take measurements on the included worksheet and prepare your pattern. Lynda demonstrates everything on Betsy, Dolly and Rhoda, very different women wi...Read more
20min
Muslin Test Garment
3. Muslin Test Garment
Your muslin test garment is the foundation of your perfect fit. Learn how to use thread to mark pattern features and stay-stitch for stability, then s...Read more
9min
Fitting Standards
4. Fitting Standards
What is a perfect fit and how does it apply to real women? Lynda defines fitting standards, explains the role of grain lines, and shows how she assess...Read more
9min
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Taught by

Lynda Maynard is an expert instructor in couture sewing, fitting and pattern drafting, as well as the author of Demystifying Fit and The Dressmaker's ...Read more

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