Course curriculum & lessons

What I Didn't Know... But Wish I Had!

  • 1

    Chapter 1: Get Organized - Preparation Tips

    • Organizational Tips and Preparing to Draw your SFD patterns

    • Video: Tips 01 Beginning - Organizational General Tips

  • 2

    Chapter 2: Are you a 1/2 Measurement? When to go in-between the dots

    • 1/2 Measurements and When to go in-between the dots

    • Video: Tip 02 Half Measurement - Go In-between The Dots

  • 3

    Chapter 3: Large Bicep? When to start with the Sleeve Pattern

    • Large Bicep? Begin with the Sleeve pattern

    • Video: Tip 03 Large Arm Begin With Sleeve Pattern

  • 4

    Chapter 4: Choosing the Correct Dart Shape

    • What Bra Cup Dart Size Do I Use?

    • Video: Tip 04 Choose The Best Dart Size

  • 5

    Chapter 5: Aligning the Waist and Hip Darts Easily

    • How to align the bodice waist dart with the skirt hip dart easily!

    • Video: Tip 05 Aligning Waist & Hip Darts

  • 6

    Chapter 6: Distributing Ease and When to go Up or Down a Dot

    • Distributiing Circumference Ease and when to go Up or Down a dot

    • Video: Tip 06 Distributing Ease Up-down A Dot

  • 7

    Chapter 7: Order of Shoulder Adjustments

    • How do I know which Shoulder Adjustment to do first?

    • Video: Tip 07 - Order Of Shoulder Alterations

  • 8

    Chapter 8: How to Avoid Seam Allowance Peaks

    • Drawing Seam Allowances and Avoiding the 'Peak'

    • Video: Tip 08 Eliminating Peak Formation On Seam Allowances

  • 9

    Chapter 9: Perfecting/Truing Your Sewing Patterns

    • Truing/Perfecting your patterns

    • Video: Tip 09 Truing Perfecting the Pattern

  • 10

    Chapter 10: When to Stop Fussing and Over-fitting

    • When to know to Stop Fussing and Fiddling with your pattern fit!

    • Video: Tip 10 Stop Fussing and Fiddling Don't Over Fit