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Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design

with Barbara Deckert
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design

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(105 reviews)

rated 5 stars

Inspiring Pattern Creativity

This was one of the first craftsy classes I purchased well over a year ago. Since then I have purchased just about every fit class available. However, this is the class I keep coming back to on a regular basis. Barbara's teaching style is easy to listen to while being very logical and informative. Most inspiring of all is the last session where she demonstrated how just a few changes to a pattern and fabric can dramatically change the garmet. This last section is what inspired me to ...

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Plus Size Sewing

Finally! Someone who knows something about my figure and finding garments or making garments for me. She affirms what I know and has lots of good new information and insight.

rated 5 stars

Just Wonderful

Much needed Class and Barbara's outfits in the class video and her book is just lovely. She looks lovely. What a joy and experience.
rated 5 stars

Learning Pattern Adjustment-----

I have never had a class like this!! I absolutely love this class and am so excited to get an opportunity to learn how to adjust a pattern . I have not made the sample top yet because I have been studying the video lessons -- have watched them 4 times -now ready to do the adjusting and sewing... Thanks to a fabulous instructor--Barbara Deckert. And to CRAFTSY for making this class available. Take this class you will love it!!! Bobbye Arnold. 83 yesrs --- still learning ...

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Patricia A. McC
rated 5 stars

Review From A Plus Size Person

Barbara Deckhart gives good basic information and advice about being realistic with our fabric and pattern designs. I have one of her books and find it quite helpful.

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