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Trouser Fitting Master Class with Charlotte Newland
July 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm£99.00
You’ve been asking, ‘sew’ here it is. Learn to make beautifully fitting trousers. Dedicating a full weekend to this subject, so more of you can take up this fabulous opportunity and learn to fit.
A one-day intensive session with TV’s Sewing Bee Winner 2016, Charlotte Newland. Charlotte will take you from start to finish, covering accurate measuring. Identifying fit issues from your muslin and how to rectify. Leaving you with a well fitted finished muslin and a corrected pattern so you can make the trousers of your dreams at home!
WHO’S IT FOR
Sewists who can sew and have made a few items previously
Sewists who are looking to up their sewing skills
Sewists who are striving to perfect fitting issues
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
How to take accurate measurements
How to make a muslin and evaluate the fit by identifying and fixing relevant drag lines
Apply required adjustments such as, blending between sizes, full tummy and butt adjustment, rises and crotch issues.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
2- 3 mtrs of calico for muslin
2 Trouser Patterns of your choice (for woven fabric not jeans please) this will allow choice of shape to suit your body and or depending on your personal pace allow you to start the fit process on a second pair!
Basic sewing kit – scissors, pins, fabric markers
We stock a full range of the items above if you require and of the above items
Lots of expert advice from sewing star Charlotte- open to just six students, this will ensuring you receive plenty of one on one time to discuss fitting advice specifically to your body.
Full range of studio equipment
Of course yummy cake and refreshments to sink a battleship!