ONLINE: Pattern Making: Garment Knock Offs

ONLINE: Pattern Making: Garment Knock Offs (1 Day)

Level: Workshop

Price: LAC Members $55.00 / Non-Members $55.00

Class Description

Learn pattern making basics and recreate your favorite garments. We will show you how to replicate every pattern piece from a garment in your closet without taking it apart. It is easier than you think, and you most likely already have the supplies you need. End the workshop with a pattern to try later. Prerequisite: First Time Sewing or equivalent experience

2-4 pmSunday, August 02, 2020 to Sunday, August 02, 2020Nat LachallRegister Online

Student Information

Supplies Students need:

  • An item of clothing that you own and want to recreate
  • A table or work space to spread out
  • Paper scissors
  • A roll of kraft paper, large sheets of newsprint, brown paper bags, any paper you have
  • Artist or painters tape
  • Mechanical pencil or pencil and sharpener 
  • Sewing pins 
  • Pattern weights or many small heavy things you can place on the fabric to keep it secure
  • Ruler, example, or similar
  • Curve ruler, example (optional)
  • Towel (optional)
  • Tracing paper (optional)
  • Colored Pencils (optional) 


Where to purchase supplies:

Most of these supplies can be found in your home or improvised with what is around. If you need to make a purchase, try Target, Staples, pharmacies, grocery stores, or online.


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.

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.