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Virtual Pattern Making II

Take your pattern-making skills to the next level with Virtual Pattern Making II at The New York Sewing Center. Learn how to draft a bodice sloper from scratch, explore different sleeve styles and collars, and make modifications for a custom fit. Perfect for creating tops and shirts, or combining with your skirt pattern for a full dress.

  • Level Intermediate
  • Age 10 and older
  • Price $300
  • Location Virtual Classroom

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  • $300
  • Virtual Classroom
  • No class: 3/30 (Easter weekend)
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  • Sat, Mar 16 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Sat, Mar 23 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Sat, Apr 06 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Sat, Apr 13 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Sat, Apr 20 at 5:00pm - 7:00pm
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Class Description


What you'll learn in this pattern making class:

Once you've taken Pattern Making for Beginners, this is the perfect next step! Now that you've focused on skirts, we're moving on to bodice drafting! 

This course includes:

  • How to properly measure yourself and others
  • Instructions for drafting a bodice sloper from your measurements
  • Techniques and terminology for pattern development
  • Modifications for the bodice
  • Different sleeve styles
  • Collars

This class can be used to make tops and shirts or combine with your skirt pattern to make a full dress!

PROJECTS: Custom Bodice Pattern from scratch

FABRIC AND SUPPLIES: Supplies not included: 2 yards of pattern paper, mechanical pencil, eraser, tracing wheel, scotch tape (matte finish) and 2 yards of muslin.

*You will also need fabric for the bodice, but that won't be needed until later in the class; we will discuss the first day. No need to bring with you on day 1.

PREREQUISITE: Sewing 101 or similar experience and Pattern Making for Beginners

VIRTUAL CLASS RECORDINGS: All virtual classes will be recorded. If you miss a class or need to practice at home you may request the recording and rewatch. Class recordings are only available to students registered for the class and only the speaker will be recorded.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

Refund Policy

  • You must give at least 4 business days notice to cancel your enrollment in the class, for a refund less a 5% cancellation fee.
  • Once the class has started, we can no longer offer refunds.
  • In any event where a customer wants to cancel their enrollment and is eligible for a full refund, a 5% processing fee will be deducted from the refund amount.

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