Kathy Ruddy
Craftsy Instructor

Mukilteo, Washington

Kathy Ruddy's career in the fashion and garment industry spans five decades. With a degree in design for apparel manufacture, she has created and taught countless classes on sewing techniques. Her current passion is helping students learn how to draft custom patterns. See what's new with Kathy at www.kathyruddy.com.

Kathy's Craftsy Classes


One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants

Three styles of waist finish ... three kinds of pockets ... three different leg styles. Kathy Ruddy gives you all these options and more, using a single pants pattern that you'll adjust to fit in any fabric. Make your own tummy-tuck jeans or yoked yoga pants. Never worry again about fit when making a new pair of trousers, jeans or casual pants. Kathy's ready-to-wear secrets will save you time and give you great results. You'll love this no-nonsense approach to real women's bodies and clothing needs.


Kathy's Projects

Refining Darts
Fly-Front Zipper
Welt Pocket
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