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Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design taught by Barbara Deckert

Plus-size women deserve cute clothes! Learn how to make comfortable and flattering garments with Barbara Deckert, author of Sewing for Plus Sizes.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Sewing
Type Clothing
Sizing Women
Style Cute
KootenayQuilter on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Using the methods taught in this class I was able to alter my pattern in the waist area for a better fit. I used a thin piece of gingham broadcloth to test my pattern but ended up liking it so much | wanted to wear it, so I lined it with a thin white cotton broadcloth. Because it was lined I used Barbara's method of bias facings to finish the neck, arm holes and hem, it looks so professional! I almost gave up on the top a couple of times, I changed the darts 3 times, but I could hear Barbara saying..."It's not rocket science, just sewing" Thanks, Barbara, for a wonderful class.

KootenayQuilter on craftsy.com

Excellent! Congratulations on your patience and perseverance!

08/31/2014 Flag

Thanks, Barbara, I enjoyed the class and will be watching it again!

09/03/2014 Flag

great fabric chose

09/09/2014 Flag
CVS on craftsy.com CVS

Thank you, I've always been a fan of gingham.

09/09/2014 Flag