Marsha McClintock
Craftsy Instructor

Portland, OR

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Marsha is a dressmaker and teacher as well as the owner of SAF-T-POCKETS Patterns, where she designs patterns with hidden pockets for carrying life's essentials. She wears these garments while leading her Sew Many Options Tours for sewing enthusiasts in places such as New York, Portland, Oregon, and Toronto. Marsha enjoys traveling the country, teaching at sewing shows and national American Sewing Guild conferences. Her goal as a teacher is to ... Read Full Bio »

Marsha's Craftsy Classes


Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques

Boost your sewing savvy with pattern designer Marsha McClintock and learn to construct an inspired array of closure styles. Make your garments stand out with clever cut-on closures or capture a chic, understated look with in-seam buttonholes. Add a new focal point to your garments with corded closures and sew reversible button bands for twice the fun. Then, create triangle or origami buttonholes that are an eye-catching style statement. Plus, achieve a fun, trendy look with easy fold-over elastic closures, and bring your garments and accessories together beautifully with tab closures. From classic to contemporary, simple to artful, infuse unique design interest into garments and accessories with creative, customized closures.


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Marsha's Patterns

Fast n Fun Simply Terrific Tee


Pick a Pocket


Fast & Fun Circle Jacket

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Marsha's Projects

Corded Closure
Tab Closure
Origami Buttonholes
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