Pattern Alterations: Fixing Fit Issues Class DVD


Item: R4166R


Class DVD: Pattern Alterations: Fixing Fit Issues

In this video class you will learn how to do basic pattern alterations on several different pattern pieces. Ashley Hough will teach you how to alter shirt necklines and backs, shirt sleeves, skirts and pants. Ashley will also show you how to adapt the alterations for various patterns you may be using.

You will learn how to make several different alterations to shirt sleeves, including how to make a sleeve larger or smaller in width along the entire sleeve as well as how to make adjustments for large upper arm areas. You will see how to make the adjustment to the sleeve pattern piece and then what adjustments need to be made so that the sleeve still fits accurately into the armseye.

Also, you will learn how to make alterations to a pencil skirt type of pattern to account for a large or small bottom and a larger abdomen. You’ll even learn how to make similar adjusts for a large or small bottom on a pair of pants.

A variety of topics are covered for you, including:

  • Overview & Supplies Needed
  • Shirt Neckline & Upper Back Alterations
  • Shirt Sleeve Alterations
  • Skirt Alterations
  • Pant Alterations
  • In addition a PDF download is available with step-by-step photos and instructions for each pattern alteration.

    PLEASE NOTE: The content in these Class DVDs is identical to the individual Classes available in streaming video form, which you can purchase/review separately in the NSC store here.