Online Class

Sew to Flatter: Plan Your Best Wardrobe

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Transform your wardrobe into a treasure chest of garments that make you look and feel your best.

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What You Get

  • 6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including wardrobe-planning guides and worksheets
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Nancy Nix-Rice
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Take all the guesswork out of wardrobe planning with the woman who wrote the book on it! Alongside Nancy Nix-Rice, you'll explore how to select flattering fabrics with colors that complement your complexion, as well as how to choose patterns or ready-to-wear garments that will look fabulous on your figure. By the end of class, you'll be ready to create a 12-piece wardrobe that you can mix, match and style for an endless array of elegant outfits.

Lesson Breakdown

1. All About Color
Meet Nancy Nix-Rice: author, former sewing industry executive, and expert on how everyone can look great every day. Learn about Nancy's essential "points of connection" concept and how to evaluate your outfits in terms of color temperature, value and intensity.
2. Selecting Fabrics & Stash-Clearing
3. Styling for Your Body Type
4. Slimming Strategies
5. Planning Your Wardrobe
6. Beyond Sewing: Accessories

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Taught by

Nancy Nix-Rice
Nancy Nix-Rice
For more than 25 years, Nancy Nix-Rice has been teaching women how to create wardrobes that complement their unique figures, complexions and styles. Her book, Looking Good . . . Every Day: Style Solutions for Real Women, is the textbook for the Fashion Institute of Technology's image consulting curriculum. A former fabric store and sewing school owner, she is Baby Lock's national education manager. She travels the country presenting seminars and one-on-one color and wardrobe services at sewing conferences, expos and American Sewing Guild chapters.

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