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Sew Better, Sew Faster

Garment Industry Secrets

with Janet Pray

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(170 reviews)

Arnie r
rated 5 stars

My Wonderful Moment

I have had so amy ahha moments so far in this class and I'm not done yet. I'm ordering your men's shirt class because end result is that is what I want to make.

rated 5 stars

Top Techniques To Improve The Quality Of Your Sewing.

I have learnt a lot from this class. I enjoyed Janet's teaching style, lots of little hints and tips in between the specific jacket instructions. I have used the welt pocket technique on another coat for myself. Lots of good ideas to use in different garments. I will be making more of these jackets too.

rated 5 stars

Excellent class!!!

I have had this class for over a year and only got around to watching it. I can't believe I've had this class in my library for so long and never took advantage of the wisdom inside this class. I LOVED it!! I can't wait to make this jacket and I can't wait to use the techniques I've learned from Janet in all different sewing projects, not just this jacket. This class and Janet's techniques are going to change the way I sew and think about sewing. I had so many "Ah Haaa" moments, and ...

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Lots of great information

I took this class to help me get over my apprehensions about garment sewing--I mostly do quilting, home dec, bags, etc. Janet's techniques have been very helpful, and her demonstrations are very good. She makes garment sewing seem much more approachable for someone who has anxiety about it. She comes across as very affable, and she even made me laugh a few times during the lessons. Very enjoyable lessons!

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Fabulous Class!!!!

I'm primarily a quilter but took this class to improve my occasional garment sewing. Man oh man!!! I loved this class!!! I CANNOT WAIT TO MAKE THIS JACKET!!!! It was very inspiring to see the jacket made up in a variety of fabrics. Janet's method for how to hold the fabric while sewing, and her description of how to use the feed dogs to your advantage were worth the price of admission. These skills have even improved my accuracy piecing quilt blocks!!! I downloaded this class onto my ...

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