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with Angela Wolf
Online Class

Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics

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Join custom clothier and award-winning sewing instructor Angela Wolf as she builds on her "Tailoring Ready-to-Wear" class with new, more advanced techniques. Learn to alter pants: make flattering adjustments to the behind and taper legs for a look you love. Learn to let out and extend waistbands and discover fixes for uneven hips. Master dress alterations for a petite waist and demystify hemming from the waist. Diagnose and fix a zipper that's bowing in the back, replace a zipper in the front fly and adjust a hidden zipper in a side seam. Plus, hem cuffs for both women's and men's shirts with confidence. Learn the tailoring skills you need to perfect the fit of your entire wardrobe.


  • intermediate
  • 6 episodes
  • 3h34m

Included in this Class

1. Introduction

1. Introduction

Meet your instructor, Angela Wolf, and learn more about the alterations covered in your class.

2. Pant Alterations

2. Pant Alterations

Get your pants into shape with Angela's expert alteration tips. You'll learn to analyze the fit, pin up and mark your changes and rip out seams and restitch, both along side seams and at the rear.

3. Waistlines & Waistbands

3. Waistlines & Waistbands

Whether your waistband is crooked because of uneven hips, too loose or too tight, Angela's got you covered. Men's trousers are surprisingly easy to take in or let out, while women's pants are trickier. But you can do it!