Crafty Sew & So
You can hack it! Intoduction to patten hacking
If you have a favourite pattern you love then you can hack it - add sleeve variations, frills, peplums, swing out sections, add godets and so much more!
When you have a basic shape which fits you perfectly you can start to get really creative!
Our tutor will help you customise your pattern to redesign your look! Bring 1-2 patterns with you and we can hack them to create multiple variations!
This is a no-sew session focusing on pattern alterations
What you will learn:
- How to get the most out of your patterns
- Basic pattern cutting techniques to alter your patterns
- The hacking 'rules' to help you hack any pattern!
- Paper and all the tools you need for pattern hacking
What you need to bring:
- 1-2 patterns you would like to hack including the instructions
- Sketches or photos of the look you would like to achieve
- Swatches of the fabric you would like to use if you have something specific in mind