Sewing patterns are often a mysterious language unto themselves -- but Liesl Gibson is here to demystify the process.
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About this class:
Liesl previously formerly worked as a designer at Ralph Lauren and Tommy Hilfiger, and now designs sewing patterns for her company, Oliver + S, as well as the Lisette line of patterns that is carried at Jo-Ann stores nationwide. This class is chock full of tips and best practices so you will be set up to start sewing for yourself!
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In this class Liesl explains all the components of sewing patterns, including: "Click show more"
@0:22 reading the pattern envelope
@ 3:36 taking accurate measurements
@6:53 fabric recommendations
@10:54 understanding the guide sheet
@15:26 working with pattern pieces
@21:38 layout and cutting
How to Read a Sewing Pattern with Liesl Gibson I Creativebug