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Men's Waistcoat (Vest): Drafting & Construction

Esaie Couture Design School - Manhattan - Esaie Couture Design School

Saturday, May 14, 2016 - Saturday, June 18, 2016
Manhattan - Esaie Couture Design School 38 West 32nd St, Suite 1012 New YorkNY  10001
Saturday, May 14, 2016 - Saturday, June 18, 2016
Manhattan - Esaie Couture Design School 38 West 32nd St, Suite 1012 New YorkNY  10001

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What's Included

SKILLS & TECHNIQUES Learn correct body measurement and garment sizing Block vest pattern construction Draft various vest styles Fabric preparation Laying of patterns Preparation and cutting Learn every step of this detailed process to construct a custom tailored vest Shaping the foundation Learn to construct front waist pockets and chest pockets (besom, welt, etc) Working with linings Fitting and completing the vest to a high standard of excellence​ FABRIC & SUPPLIES 2 yards of wool fabric Lining 1 yard of pocketing 1 yard of fusible interfacing Cutting shears Thread Hand needles Thimble Tailor's chalk Tape measure Dot pattern paper Metal pattern making rulers (L square, Hip curve ruler, Varied French Curve) Clear grid 18" ruler Notebook Pencil Teacher will advise fabric and any other specialty supplies at first class Prerequisite: Some sewing machine experience

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Esaie Couture Design School is a boutique school that caters to you...The creative type, who has always wanted to learn to sew, make your own patterns, design, get into dressmaking or tailoring, or simply hem up your pants and sew on a button…You can learn it all here! Whether you seek New York sewing classes for personal enjoyment or to build a career in the fashion industry, Esaie Couture can help you develop your artistic and technical fashion sensibilities.

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