Tailored Fit

bloomington, in

I started doing embroidery at 12, along with crewel work. I didn't really learn to sew until I was 22. By 30 I had made about 1000 quilts, belonged to 7 quilt guilds, won a few prizes, was invited to show my quilts a number of times. Around 30 I learned to alter and sew custom clothing. Now 20 years later I've probably sewn many 1000's of items of clothing. I own a custom sewing alteration shop (the Tailored Fit in Bloomington, IN) doing ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since August 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Complete Knife Skills
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Underneath It All
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Sew the Perfect Fit
Project Upcycle
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Stupendous Stitching
Sewing Texture
The Couture Dress
Sewing With Knits
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
How to Teach It
Creative Serging
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Flawless Finishing
Transform Your Garden Design
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory