COURSE #5 PATTERN DRAFTING BASICS: THE SLOPER

taught by Mimi Goodwin

Course description

Pattern Drafting Basics: The Sloper

Lets Talk Zippers!

  • Zipper Worksheet
  • How to install a lapped zipper
  • How to install a center zipper

Drafting the Basic Pencil Skirt Sloper

  • What Is A Sloper?
  • Why You Need Them?
  • How To Use Them?

Drafting The Blocks

  • Taking Measurements
  • Drafting Basic Skirt Sloper

Transferring and Sewing Muslin Sample

  • Transferring Paper Pattern to Muslin
  • Sewing Sample Muslin

Fitting The Sloper

  • Making Basic Fit Adjustments to Waist, Hips and Length
  • Fitting Resources

Turning Block Into Finished Skirt

  • Creating A Pencil Skirt Pattern From Sloper
  • Adding Ease and Seam Allowances
  • Drafting Waistband

Sewing Finished Pencil Skirt

  • Cutting and Sewing Final Pencil Skirt
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.

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Course Curriculum

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INTRO AND SUPPLIES
04:21
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LET'S TALK ZIPPERS: HOW TO INSERT A LAPPED AND CENTER ZIPPER
13:56
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LET'S TALK SLOPERS: THE WHAT AND WHY
06:04
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CUT AND SEW THE MUSLIN SAMPLE
09:16
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FITTING OUR MUSLIN
08:55
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CUT AND SEW FINAL SKIRT!
24:39
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