Project Webinar: Make the Alison Bathing Suit

Course Id: 9000-3R
Course Start Date: 01-01-0001- Course End Date: 01-01-0001
Instructor: Meg Healy
Available Seats: 387      
Tuition: $19.99
Description
*AFTER YOUR PURCHASE A LINK WILL BE SENT TO YOUR EMAIL TO DOWNLOAD THE RECORDING

Length: 60 minutes

Are you ready for summer? How about your bathing suit collection? Do you just dread bathing suit shopping? Well you can sew your own bathing suit to fit you perfectly, and also be in your favorite print and color. In this project based webinar download we will show you step-by-step how to create our Alison bathing suit pattern from choosing the right fabric, cutting, fitting, and sewing. You will receive our Alison 50s style maillot PDF pattern upon registration, and during this webinar we will take you through the best processes to sew swimwear and specific sewing techniques to finish the Alison pattern successfully! This project is not for beginner sewers, it is geared towards sewers who are experienced in garment construction and want to learn more about sewing with lycra/knit fabrics.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:
  • Picking the best fabrics to use for swimwear
  • Sewing and finishing techniques for lycra/knit fabrics
  • Adjusting the pattern for fit
  • Cutting the pattern
  • Sewing sequence for the pattern
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Meg Healy began to sew at the age of 12, where she began experimenting with fabric and seams on her Brother little domestic sewing machine. Studying at both Fanshawe College and Parsons the New School for Design in NYC, Meg gained the technical skills in pattern making and advanced sewing that led to a number of awards for her design and construction skills. Before becoming the Online Editor of BurdaStyle.com Meg worked as a pattern making intern for Vera Wang. Meg also launched her own highly unique clothing line consisting of fashion-forward spandex leggings in 2010.

Course Outline

This is a recording of a previously presented, powerpoint-style live-streamed web seminar.

BurdaStyle does not offer any refunds for web seminar recordings. All sales are final. Please contact answers@burdastyle.com if you have any questions about the content of the recording.