Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear

with Steffani Lincecum

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Costumer and sewing instructor Steffani Lincecum teaches how to re-create your favorite ready-to-wear clothing or delicate vintage finds in this versatile patternmaking class. Read More…

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Class Rating

(12 reviews)

rated 5 stars

Just what I wanted

A great class, I have always wanted to remake some of the items of clothing that I have but had no idea how to, this class is excellent and explains very clearly, thank you.

Eva Maria
rated 5 stars

Loved it!

This is an excellent class. The instruction does an excellent job of explaining the step-by-step process. Also, I'm so glad she used a more complex shirt so that we could see how to recreate many different elements. I found the class really useful for learning about construction in general. Thank you!

rated 5 stars

Really useful course

I have quite a lot of experience of pattern drafting but I've never been sure how to approach copying a much loved piece of clothing without pulling it to pieces. I've looked at the method of tracing through organza before and never felt comfortable that it would produce a good copy.

This technique has given me another tool to achieve what I want and I'm so pleased I took this class. I've just finished watching the videos and I'm about to start work on copying a beautiful raglan ...

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rated 5 stars


After years and years of sewing, I have finally broken my dependence on ready made patterns! Sorry Butterick, McCalls and Vogue, I no longer need you thanks to this awesome class. It is sew much fun figuring out the construction techniques from my various ready-made garments - it's like solving a big puzzle. Thank you!

rated 5 stars

Great class

This is a great class. I really enjoyed it and hope to use the techniques learnt here to duplicates my girls' favourite clothes :). Thank you :).


For $49.99 You Get:

  • 9 HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class materials, including a supply list
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers from Steffani in our virtual classroom
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