Fast-Track Fitting

with Joi Mahon

Photo of Joi Mahon

Designer Joi Mahon shows how to measure yourself and alter a pattern before you sew a stitch. Save time and fabric by getting your fitting done first! Read More…

  1. Class Overview
  2. Meet the Instructor
  3. Ratings & Reviews
  4. Materials
  5. FAQs

Class Rating

(43 reviews)

rated 5 stars

Beginning To Understand Fitting Concepts

This is so informative and with down-to-earth ways of doing things.yYoujust know you will be able to have success in doing your own fitting.

rated 5 stars

Spectacular Fit Results

It doesnt matter how many years you have sewn,this course will add quality to your fit and happiness with quality of product produced. Currently using techniques with my 16 yr old daughters textile school project, adjusting a boned tutu pattern - achieving amazing fit and she is sewing this tutu with joy as it actually fits her longer , slim hipped dancers body- there is nil ease in these patterns and fit is crucial- course is a complete revelation. Heartfelt thanks to Joy!

Sarah Eileen
rated 5 stars

Very Informative

This class taught me a lot. I was able to resize a vintage pattern that was much too small for me into a lovely fitting dress. I highly recommend this to any beginning (or experienced) sewers who find store bought patterns don't quite fit them right, but aren't sure how to fix it.

rated 5 stars

Revolutionized My Sewing

Wish I had begun my sewing with this knowledge years ago. I would have saved many disappointments with garments that didn't fit right. The basic premise is so simple and with practice becomes second nature. I appreciate that the Instructor included adjustments for both large and small.
I would also like to add that the model used is excellent--very professional. Her presence is not a distraction from the Instructor but instead adds an air of class.
The format of the lessons is ...

Read full review »
rated 5 stars

Fast Track Fitting

Brilliant. Can't wait to get a proper pattern to fit me.
Just found these classes & find them so helpful.

Other Classes You May Enjoy

View All Sewing Classes »


$39.99 (50% Off!)

Included with this class:

Vogue Misses' Fitting Shell Pattern (V1004). more info

Vogue Misses' Fitting Shell Pattern (V1004)

Vogue Misses' Fitting Shell Pattern

Mid-knee shell has jewel neckline, fitted bodice, and a straight skirt. Opening is at the front with either wrist or long sleeves.

Price: $0.00 (included with class purchase), Retail:$20.00

Sizes: 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, or 22

SIZE 6 8 10 12 14
Bust 30.5in (78cm) 31.5in (80cm) 32.5in (83cm) 34in (86cm) 36in (92cm)
Hip 32.5in (83cm) 33.5in (85cm) 34.5in (88cm) 36in (91cm) 38in (97cm)
SIZE 16 18 20 22
Bust 38in (97cm) 40in (102cm) 42in (107cm) 44in (112cm)
Hip 40in (102cm) 42in (107cm) 44in (112cm) 46in (117cm)

This pattern will be shipped directly to you by Vogue Patterns. Please allow 14 business days for U.S. shipments (international shipments will require additional time for delivery).

For $19.99 You Get:

  • 10 HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • A Vogue dress pattern and downloadable measurement worksheets you can use for all your fitting projects
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers from Joi in our virtual classroom
  Closed Captioned

The Craftsy


  • Watch classes on your own schedule: wherever, whenever you want.
  • Your access never expires.
  • 100% money back guarantee.

Already enrolled?