Online Class

Designing Your Wardrobe: Drafting Pants

$69.99
Format

Online Class

$69.99

DVD

$74.99

Learn to draft perfect patterns for well-fitting pants. Warning: you may need a bigger closet!

Skill Level

Advanced

What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class resources, including design exercises, pattern industry guidelines and printable pattern record cards
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Suzy Furrer
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Join design-school founder Suzy Furrer in using your new sloper to draft pants. Walk away with three new styles under your belt: casual drawstring pants, sophisticated palazzo pants and classic, flat-front tailored trousers.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Design Review & Drawstring Pants
28:08
Meet Suzy Furrer! Class starts with a review of the creative exercises you learned in the first class of the series, on drafting tops. You'll use these best practices to start planning your wardrobe, choosing your fabric and designing a comfortable, casual drawstring pant with your well-fitting sloper.
2. Finishing the Drawstring Pants
26:51
3. Palazzo Pants
24:35
4. Flat-Front Trousers
18:16
5. Trouser Details
29:57
6. More Design Details
19:40

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Taught by

Suzy Furrer
Suzy Furrer
Suzy Furrer has been working in the apparel industry since the mid-'80s. After studying patternmaking with couturier Simmon Sethna in 1996, Suzy started Apparel Arts, a San Francisco-based fashion design school. She also wrote Building Patterns: The Architecture of Women’s Clothing, which is used as a textbook at Apparel Arts and other fashion design schools on the West Coast. Suzy's years of teaching experience and wealth of patternmaking experience make her lessons easy to follow and fun to use!

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