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Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics

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Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Turn tricky alterations into tailored sensations. Use advanced alteration techniques to upgrade pants, skirts, dresses and shirts with an impeccable fit.

Join custom clothier and award-winning sewing instructor Angela Wolf as she builds on her Tailoring Ready-to-Wear class with new, more advanced techniques. Learn to alter pants: make flattering adjustments to the behind and taper legs for a look you love. Learn to let out and extend waistbands and discover fixes for uneven hips. Master dress alterations for a petite waist and demystify hemming from the waist. Diagnose and fix a zipper that's bowing in the back, replace a zipper in the front fly and adjust a hidden zipper in a side seam. Plus, hem cuffs for both women's and men's shirts with confidence. Learn the tailoring skills you need to perfect the fit of your entire wardrobe.

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Lesson plan

2:05

Lesson 1. Introduction

  • Meet your instructor, Angela Wolf, and learn more about the alterations covered in your class.

42:40

Lesson 2. Pant Alterations

45:06

Lesson 3. Waistlines & Waistbands

40:23

Lesson 4. Altering Dresses

46:57

Lesson 5. Zippers

37:13

Lesson 6. Hemming Cuffs on Shirts & Blouses

Praise for Angela Wolf's first tailoring class, Tailoring Ready-to-Wear :

"I am only halfway through the classes and I have already learned so many useful tips to make alterations quicker and easier. I especially liked the jeans hemming techniques and the lengthening pants with bias binding. I am going to apply this technique to the school uniforms I lengthen to get the most wear out of them. Angela is a great teacher and explains what she is doing really clearly."
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