Learn simple tailoring techniques while making the Heather Blazer from Friday Pattern Co. You'll go beyond the pattern and learn tips and tricks for creating a really sharp jacket.
From the designer: "The Heather is an unstructured, modern blazer. This comfortable and stylish jacket has a slightly oversized fit and can be worn in all seasons. It is the perfect editorial layering piece. This pattern is designed to be approachable for the beginner sewist. If you have always wanted to dip your toe into making outerwear but have felt intimidated, this is a great place to start!"
In this class, you will learn:
- how to make common jacket fitting adjustments
- how to apply interfacing to key areas for a professional finish
- how to use twill tape to shape the collar roll line
- how to create tack strips to hold sleeves in place
- how to install shoulder pads
There will be some prep work for this class, including tracing the pattern and sewing the muslin. Please be sure you have time to complete the prep work before registering for the class. More instructions will be sent out to class participants closer to the start date.This class is Level III.
Classes are for adults 18+. We offer individual lessons for those younger.
All participants will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination in order to take this class. Anyone who does not comply with this rule may be removed from the class without a refund.
Cancellation Policy : Any cancellations or changes to your registration must be done at least 72 hours prior to the date of the first session in order to be issued a class credit. Cancellations that are made less than 72 hours before the class start date and students who do not show up to class will forfeit their registration payment. By continuing with class registration, you acknowledge and agree to these terms.