August 2020 Session
We’re SOLD OUT for the August Session!
We haven’t set the dates yet, but when we do, you’ll find them here.
Skirt Skills Alum? Check your email!
Welcome! The Classroom is Open.
If you have not yet checked the supplies list, start here.
If this is your first time in the classroom, start with Orientation.
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Go to Lessons
- Orientation, Tools & Supplies
Pt 1: Warm Up
- Intro to the Custom Process & Fabrics
- Design & Sketching
Pt 2: Toolmaking
- Intro to Toolmaking & Circumferences
- Hiplines & Waistlines
- Seams & Darts
- Skirt Block Drafting
- Bonus: Draft Double Checking
Pt 3: Mockups
- Intro to Mockups, Marking & Cutting
- Temporary Hand Sewing
- Pinning & Machine Basting
- Pressing & Finishing
- Block Mockup Fitting & Corrections
Pt 4: Patternmaking
- Intro To Flat Pattern
- Increasing & Decreasing Pattern Volume
- Proceed to the Custom Process
- Skirt Mockups
- BONUS: Underlining
Pt 5: Construction
- Intro to Custom Garment Construction
- The Basted Fitting
- Intro to Finishing
- Centered & Invisible Zippers
- Permanent Hand Sewing & Lapped Zipper
- Binding & Facing a Waistline
- Waistbands & Linings
- Finishing Extras
- Show & Tell Course Wrap Up!
- Open All · Close All
- Enrollment has closed because the maximum number of allowed students has been reached.