10 HD Video Lessons
with Natalie Chanin
Join the innovative designer behind the Alabama Chanin brand in her studio to learn timeless hand-stitching techniques to create elegant wardrobe pieces. Using the paisley stencil pattern provided or one of your own, you'll apply your designs to two layers of soft and supple cotton jersey, then choose from a variety of appliqué styles. You can add embroidery and beading to further customize your coat. Finally, you'll learn construction and finishing techniques for your coat, including felled seams with top-stitching, pocket insertion, shapely darts and sleeve-edge ribbing – all achieved with simple hand-stitching.
Learn how creative hand-stitching can be both timeless and stylish. Sign up for "Hand-Embellishing Knit Fabric" today!
What You'll Learn
What You'll Make
A one-of-a-kind embellished coat using the included Vogue Pattern 1263 from the Donna Karan Collection
|2||Sewing Techniques & Tips||26:49|
|4||Stenciling the Fabric||15:26|
|6||Adding Appliqué Elements||16:50|
|8||Constructing the Coat||38:12|
|10||Bonus: Mending Knit Fabric||2:10|
Vogue Misses' Jacket Pattern (V1263) more info
Vogue Misses' Jacket Pattern
Gorgeous, loose-fitting jacket from the Donna Karan Vogue American Designer collection. Full of fantastic details, this pattern includes a front extending shawl collar, side front dart seams extending into pockets, back princess seams, back darts and flat fell seam finishing.
Price: $0.00 (included with class purchase), Retail:
Finished garment measurements:
|SIZE||XS (4-6)||S (8-10)||M (12-14)|
|Bust||38in (97cm)||40in (102cm)||43 1/2in (110cm)|
|Hip||51 1/2in (131cm)||53 1/2in (136cm)||57in (145cm)|
|SIZE||L (16-18)||XL (20-22)||XXL (24-26)|
|Bust||47 1/2in (121cm)||51 1/2in (131cm)||55 1/2in (141cm)|
|Hip||61in (155cm)||65in (165cm)||69in (175cm)|