How to Read a Sewing Pattern
Beginner | 37 min 43 sec
Sewing patterns are often a mysterious language unto themselves, but Liesl Gibson is here to demystify the process. In this class, Liesl explains all the components of sewing patterns, including: reading the pattern envelope, taking accurate measurements, fabric recommendations, understanding the guide sheet, working with pattern pieces, and layout and cutting. This class is chock full of tips and best practices so you will be set up to start sewing for yourself.
Here’s what you’ll need:
Learn how to: 
  • Read pattern envelope
  • Take accurate measurements
  • Work with a guide sheet
  • Work with pattern pieces
What you’ll get:
  • Easy-to-follow class by clothing designer Liesl Gibson, on reading sewing patterns
  • 6 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Step-by-step instruction and a detailed supply list
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
579 users recommended this class to a friend
Ingrid Warn
That was a very useful and practical video, it really helped with explaining how to start using patterns. I am new to all this and it is scary at the beginning
January 11, 2023
Rose Southern
Very informative!
More than 3 months ago
Hannah Bullins
Her explanations were very clear.
More than 3 months ago