COURSE #8: BASIC BODICE CREATING TOP AND DRESS

taught by Mimi Goodwin

Course description

We are taking what we learned in last months course and creating a bust dart to adjust fit, creating a peplum top/dress and drafting not just one but two awesome sleeves.

Drafting Slim Sleeve

Drafting Bell Sleeve

Drafting Peplum

Drafting Skirt Portion of Dress

Creating Bust Darts

Inserting Invisible Zipper

Drafting Front and Back Facings

Creating Gathers

and so much more...


Mimi  Goodwin
Mimi Goodwin
Senior Instructor

Award winning trending Expert Mimi G. is Editor-in-chief of the outrageously popular Fashion, Lifestyle, and DIY blog, MimiGStyle.com, as well as the Mimi G Style YouTube Channel, which houses tutorials, fashion and beauty tips, health and fitness videos, product reviews and more.

Her axiom, “Buy It, Make It, Mix It, Rock It!”, is the mantra for her fully engaged daily followers, as well as industry professionals. Garnering thousands of “new followers” by the day, Mimi G has quickly become an International fashion icon, influencer, role model, and an “in demand” speaker and panel member at blogging conferences across the country. Mimi G has also developed her own line of products ranging from ready to wear collections to commercial sewing patterns.
Recently featured on Project Runway Junior alongside Tim Gunn on Lifetime TV, Named “Best Shopping Inspiration” by InStyle Magazine, Mimi G. is approached daily by major brands and sponsors eager to work her into their fold. She was awarded “Best Latina Blogger” by Hispanicze 2015, “The Most Influential Latina Bloggers” conference in Miami, FL, WCPO-TV9’s TV Live “Must Follow Friday Segment”, has worked with Kellogg’s on their #Fightfattalk campaign due to her influence and mission to empower women, listed as “Essence Top Ten Must Follow Instagrammers”, and was featured as Rolling Out Magazines “Fashion Blogger You Should Know”. She continues to work with major brands to give their products an organic and relatable reach. Mimi G is a mother and business woman with a well rounded brand and loyal following on and offline.

Course Curriculum

Intro and Review
01:30
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Fit Adjustments and Options
04:45
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Adding a Bust Dart
08:32
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Drafting Our Sleeves
22:05
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Drafting Peplum or Skirt for Dress
12:12
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Drafting Front and Back Facings
04:28
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Lets Sew!! Video
24:51
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