This workshop focuses on transforming an ordinary pair of pants into a stunning design that flatters your figure. The primary emphasis will be on perfecting the fit of a master pant pattern and how to use your master to create various designs. You will also learn couture techniques for the fly zipper, faced waistbands, weighted hems, waistband, and appropriate pressing techniques .
This workshop focuses on Chanel, her life and contributions to fashion: the House of Chanel, the Chanel suit, and the French dressmaker suit. The primary emphasis will be on elements such as the unique buttons and double buttonholes, chain weights, quilted linings, and decorative trims which Chanel used to make the French dressmaker jacket unique.