ONLINE: Garment Repairs & Alterations At Home

ONLINE: Garment Repairs & Alterations At Home (5 Weeks)

Level: Beginner/Advanced Beginner

Price: LAC Members $160.00 / Non-Members $165.00

Class Description

Whether you're repairing an old favorite or tailoring a new garment to your body, this class fits perfectly! Learn to take shirts in and jeans up, mend holes, fix hems, and sew on buttons. Come to this online class with your uncompleted mending and alterations projects. We will complete them together with demonstrations. Prerequisite: First-Time Sewing or equivalent experience

No Class Available.

Student Information

Kit includes:

  • Assortment of scrap fabric for mending
  • Some double sided interfacing for patches
  • Some thread and hand sewing needles

Supplies students need:

  • Sewing machine (recommended)
  • A table or work space to spread out
  • A garment or two to work on
  • Scrap fabric to practice mending instruction
  • Thread
  • Fabric scissors
  • Hand sewing needles
  • Sewing pins
  • Safety pins
  • Seam ripper
  • Tailors chalk, disappearing marker or fabric pencil
  • Measuring tape
  • Iron and ironing board or towel
  • Ruler, example, or similar
  • Curve ruler, example (optional)
  • Thimble (optional)


This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom (, and register your email address prior to your first class.

You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting code to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class. If you do not receive an email from your instructor or registered within 24 hours of the first scheduled class, please contact the front desk ASAP by responding to this email.

Class cancellations can happen if enrollment minimums are not met 2 days prior to the first class. If your class is canceled, you will be contacted via phone or email.

If your class comes with a required or optional kit:  All kits will be available for contactless pick-up the week prior to the start date.