Conquer your fear of sewing knits by copying your favorite t shirt! Learn how to prevent seam distortion when you sew stretchy fabric. Making a pattern from a favorite garment will ensure your finished top will fit like a dream. We will also look at ways to modify the patterns neckline and sleeve length for distinctive style.
Students should bring a favorite long or short sleeved t shirt, at least two and a half yards of cotton jersey, matching thread, pins, fabric scissors, seam ripper and a sewing machine. I will provide table space, fusible web, marking tools and paper. Do not choose material designed for swimsuits or activewear.