Sewing 202 Intro to Pants

Price

$180

Duration

6 Hours

About the Class

So you're ready to make pants! Learn to use a commercial pattern to sew a pair of pants with slash pockets and buttonholes for drawstring.

You will measure a pattern for fit and make minor adjustments, if needed. This is an intro level fit class.

This is a six hour class taken in one day, with a lunch break. Or two, three hour classes taken during the same week.

SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • This is NOT A BEGINNER CLASS. You must be competent at operating a sewing machine to take this class. Instructor will not have time for teaching basic skills like threading your machine or winding a bobbin. Please take Sewing 101 through 105, or have a solid understanding of sewing machine operation and sewing basics before signing up for this class.

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SUPPLY LIST:

Student MUST bring ALL of the following items:

  • Three to four yards (depending on your size) of pre-washed and ironed woven quilting cotton, cotton lawn, chambray, or linen/linen blend.

  • DO NOT bring a stretch knit fabric for this class.

  • Matching thread

  • Enough 1 Inch wide non-roll elastic to go all the way around your waist.

  • Optional: Enough twill tape or drawstring material of your choice for drawstring to go all the way around your waist and tie in a bow.


INCLUDED:

  • Sewing pattern

  • Measuring tools

  • Use our sewing machine or bring your own. If you bring your own, bring your button hole foot.

Your Instructor

Kristin Gipson

Kristin Gipson

Kristin is the owner of Easy Going Sewing and has been sewing by machine since the age of ten. Kristin loves to share her passion for sewing with others and believes that creating or building things by hand empowers a person and bolsters self-esteem. Kristin is a Burda Certified Sewing Instructor and has been teaching people to sew since 2014. When she isn't sewing she likes to spend time outdoors, and especially loves mountain biking and camping.