PFI’s Little Black Dress offers options for straight or flared skirts, plus sleeveless, cap or 3/4-length sleeves. And it doesn’t have to be black!
Couture Dress Instructor: Britta Hellquist, tailor and couturier
Tuesdays, February 21-March 28, 6-9 pm
$239 or $429 with Couture Techniques(non-credit). Includes pattern & handouts. Certificate students click here for credit class.
Taking the techniques learned in the previous class (couture techniques), you will build a dress using fine fabrics and couture methods to create a garment that fits beautifully and is made impeccably.
Along the way you will:
Learn steps in taking a high-end garment from concept to completion
Create, modify, and perfect a muslin version of your pattern
Complete a dress with infrastructure and outer construction of a high end garment, including waist stays and underling
Couture Dress supply list. Don’t forget you can buy your items at the Portland Sewing supply store with your 20% student discount.