Course Description

This video course on how to design our ever-so-popular jeans takes you from your Sure-Fit Designs pants body blueprint through the process of drawing your jeans pattern, sewing the sample and refining the final fit. You'll see how to design and sew the front stabilizer pocket and see detailed steps for inserting the zipper fly front. Make sure you join us. Watch this short video highlighting the contents of this Jeans course.

President Sure-Fit Designs

Glenda Sparling

Since 1982, Glenda has been President of Sure-Fit Designs™, an international company specializing in pattern fitting and designing. Canadian born, her impressive background includes 10 years as a Home Economics educator, plus 36 years in the sewing industry. Based in Eugene, OR, she has traveled extensively in the USA, Canada, Australia, N.Z., and Great Britain showing home seamstresses the ease of achieving excellent pattern fit with the Sure-Fit Designs™ system of pattern fitting and designing. She has authored numerous articles, pattern fitting, designing, fabric embellishment and machine embroidery books for the benefit of home seamstresses worldwide. She has been featured in sewing forums and shows throughout the USA and Australia and is recognized as a leading educator in the sewing industry.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Jeans: Behind the Scenes - Module 1 - Introduction

  • 2

    Jeans: Behind the Scenes - Module 2 - Drawing/Layout/Cutting

    • Jeans Video Lesson #2 - Drawing Back/Front/Waistband

    • Jeans Video Lesson #3 - Fabric Choice/Layout

  • 3

    Jeans: Behind the Scenes - Module 3 - Sewing/Try-on

    • Jeans Video Lesson #4 - Sewing the Test Jeans

    • Jeans Video Lesson #5 - 1st Try-on

  • 4

    Jeans: Behind the Scenes - Module 4 - Drawing Back Yoke/Pocket/Fly Extension/Front Pocket

  • 5

    Jeans: Behind the Scenes Module 5 - Sewing the Front Pocket & Zipper Fly & Conclusion

    • Jeans Video Lesson #8 - Sewing the Front Pocket Sequence

    • Jeans Video Lesson #9 - Sewing the Zipper Fly Front

    • Jeans Video Lesson #10 - Conclusion

Reviews

5 star rating

Brilliant course!!

Kay Rawlins

Glenda is a fabulous teacher. Her explanations are all very clear and easy to understand and there are many close ups. The zipper demonstration is super help...

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Glenda is a fabulous teacher. Her explanations are all very clear and easy to understand and there are many close ups. The zipper demonstration is super helpful. I plan to do more courses here.

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5 star rating

Jeans: Behind the Scenes

Patricia Buis

You did it again, Glenda! Way to go. YEAAAAAAA!!!

You did it again, Glenda! Way to go. YEAAAAAAA!!!

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