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Apparel Designer

Portland Sewing Classes | Portland Fashion Institute

Follow your dreams and become an apparel designer. Gain the right skills to enter the apparel business and opens the door to jobs at apparel companies.

Apparel Technical Developer

Portland Sewing Classes | Portland Fashion Institute

Focusing on computer skills and patternmaking become an apparel developer or work as a technical designer, product developer, patternmaker or fit engineer.

Apparel Entrepreneur

Portland Sewing Classes | Portland Fashion Institute

Here are the classes you need to start and stay with your own apparel business. You will complete a business plan and be ready to get financing upon completion of this certificate.

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Perfect tailored sleeves

Perfect tailored sleeves

Create a smooth cap on your jacket sleeves for a figure-flattering, professional finish. Nothing is more aggravating than an unplanned ...
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Pattern Feedback Form

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Please use this form to turn in notes on the instructions and the pattern itself. This also helps us double ...
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Can't get enough of that stretchy stuff

Can’t get enough of that stretchy stuff

Enjoying our 1-minute tutorials on Instagram @portlandfashioninstitute?  Wish you know more about which elastic to use where?  Here is the ...
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