Trace a T-shirt, Make a Wardrobe
Beginner | 42 min 37 sec
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Want to make a custom-fit wardrobe? Instead of using traditional patterns, the Improv Sewing team sews a wardrobe from a single set of pattern pieces made by tracing a well-fitting t-shirt. Sacrifice that favorite tee (the one with a little stain on it) for a closet full of favorite tops, tunics and dresses!


 
Here’s what you’ll need:
Tools:
  • sewing machine
  • sewing ruler
  • cutting mat
  • rotary cutter
Materials:
  • well-fitting t-shirt
  • large piece of paper
  • 1.5 yards of jersey fabric
  • thread
  • chalk
Downloads:
Learn how to:
  • Use a t-shirt as a base for a pattern
  • Make tops, tunics and dresses

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on using a t-shirt to expand your wardrobe
  • 11 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by the expert instructors of Improv Sewing
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
596 users recommended this class to a friend
Melissa Klouda
Looking forward to trying this! Seems approachable and versatile.
January 16
Cheryl David
Nice details. Very easy to follow. The instructor goes at a very nice pace. Really enjoyed this class.
January 9, 2023
Kristy Aeschbocker
You do make it look easy! Maybe even I can do it too! I'm excited to add this to my repertoire! It seems maybe it is never too late to learn. It's also nice to see you enjoy what you're doing. Thank you so much!
More than 3 months ago