Couture Dress

Couture Dress

Make the perfect party or little black dress

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
Syllabus File
Instructor: Britta Hellquist, tailor and couturier
Dates/Times: Wednesdays, October 25-December 6, 6-9 pm (no class Thanksgiving eve)
Cost/Cost Options: $289 Includes PFI’s LBD pattern & handouts.
Additional Notes/Costs:

Don't forget you can buy your items at the Portland Sewing supply store with your 20% student discount.

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