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with Susan Khalje
Stop searching the ready-to-wear racks and learn how to sew a dress that fits like a dream! Award-winning couturier, author and television personality Susan Khalje will show you how to make a dress in this Craftsy class.
Once Susan teaches you essential couture sewing techniques, you will have the skills to adapt the included Vogue pattern to create whatever dress you need - a swingy summer sleeveless, a classic winter-weight sheath with three-quarter sleeves or an elegant cocktail dress in seasonless black lace.
Susan's expert methods, drawn from years of fine garment design and creation, will help make your couture sewing successful and your wardrobe svelte.
Explore the art of dressmaking by enrolling in The Couture Dress today!
What You’ll Learn
What You’ll Make
|2||Muslin 1: Pin & Cut||47:22|
|3||Muslin 2: Assembly||29:23|
|4||Muslin 3: Fitting||25:42|
|5||Muslin 4: Finishing||18:00|
|6||Underlining 1: Pin & Cut||35:16|
|7||Underlining 2: Fashion Fabric||44:42|
|8||Construction 1: Basting||35:27|
|9||Construction 2: Assembly||43:01|
|10||Construction 3: Seams & Stitches||30:04|
Vogue Easy Options Misses' Dress Pattern more info
Vogue Easy Options Misses Dress Pattern
A classic and versatile lined dress to fit any body type. Includes a fitted bust and princess seams for a flattering fit, with options for different sleeve lengths and a circular or straight skirt with a back slit. Can be made in almost any fabric to create the perfect summer, fall, or winter weight dress.
Pattern size measurements:
|Chest||28.5in (73cm)||29.5in (75cm)||30.5in (78cm)||32in (81cm)|
|Chest||34in (87cm)||36in (92cm)||38in (97cm)||40in (102cm)||42in (107cm)|