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In-person classCOVID-19 SecureThe Perfect Fit! - Altering Commercial Patterns (Dressmaking)
5(1 review)
Learn how to alter commercial patterns to your own body measurements.
Seven Sisters
£49 pp
What happens in this class?

After consistent discussion with all of my workshoppers, it seems everyone is asking for the same set of skills, getting that PERFECT FIT!

Craig will teach you the skills to manipulate and alter commercial dressmaking patterns to your own body measurements.

You could work on a Full Bust Adjustment (FBA) which you can then use on future projects. Or you may be bottom-heavy and therefore need to adjust the hip or seat area of your patterns.

This workshop is only suitable for people who are not a standard size, and find it difficult to get commercial patterns to fit…

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Things to remember

Please email the studio with the pattern number you would like to work with.

Bring along 1-2 patterns, that need alterations.

Latest Reviews
5(1 review)
Leana - June 8th
Very informative. Craig knows his stuff. Will definitely book future classes
Booking Options

There are no upcoming dates for this class. Let the teacher know about your interest and you will be notified when new dates are added.

You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!

COVID-19 Secure

This class is COVID-19 Secure. Find out what this means here.

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Age Requirement


Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher

Who we are:

The Fashion Box was founded in 2013.

After graduating from Central Saint Martins, with a post-graduate degree in Advanced Innovative Pattern Cutting, Craig (Mr Fashion Box!) embarked on a kaleidoscope of successful ventures within the fashion industry.

He is a qualified University lecturer, graduating from Manchester Metropolitan University, with a Distinction in Academic Practice, teaching certificate.

During his time working in the fashion industry, he has worked alongside a huge selection of fashion houses, new designers and is a mentor to many university lecturers and fashion graduates. He is also a former Collection Manager for Qasimi…

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Class Location
The Fashion Box
Seven Sisters
Unit 4
718-722 Seven Sisters Road (Entrance on Gourley Street)
N15 5NH
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Leana - June 8th
Very informative. Craig knows his stuff. Will definitely book future classes