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The Perfect Fitting Bodice

Week 1: Map out your own body measurements. **Wear a tank top or tight fitting garment in-order to take more accurate measurements.
Week 2: Draft a personalized sloper.
Week 3: Continue drafting personalized sloper.
Week 4: Sew a muslin mock up to test your perfect fit. Discuss and demonstrate how to manipulate the sloper to create a block or pattern. Discuss and demonstrate how to use sloper as a tool to customize commercial patterns.

TOOLS/MATERIALS NEEDED- all sold at Five Eighth Seams
• 2” wide clear ruler
• French curve rulers for pattern drafting, plastic or metal.
• Paper scissors
• Fabric shears
• Straight pins
• Fabric marking utensil (Tailors chalk or disappearing ink) • Soft tape measure
• Muslin ** Will be provided by instructor
• Paper for patterns **Will be provided by instructor
• Rent sewing machines from Five Eighth Seams.
Please ask permission before bringing in your own machine from home.

Skill Level: Advanced
Skill Details:
Instructor: Heather Johnson

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.