Advanced | 1 hour
Taught by Gretchen Hirsch
These sweet-sexy tap pants will become a sleeping or lounging staple. Gretchen will show you how to draft a pattern based on your own measurements, as well as how to sew with slinky fabric and add two different kinds of lace to the waist and hem. Finish off your boudoir essential with a sweet bow and get ready to get cozy.
Learn how to:
  • Draft a custom pattern
  • Work with slippery fabrics Adding a picot edge elastic
  • Use stretch lace

What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow lesson on how to make tap pants
  • 8 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Itemized supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by designer Gretchen Hirsch
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students


Chapters
Introduction
00:57
Materials
04:12
Making the Pattern
03:31
08:39
07:22
Sew Pants
09:30
09:18
Finishing
11:42
12:57
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
Tools:
  • Sewing machine with sharp needle
  • flexible measuring tape
  • drafting paper
  • gridded clear ruler
  • French curve or small saucer
  • scotch tape
  • paper scissors
  • rotary cutter
  • embroidery scissors
  • pins
Materials:
  • Stretch charmeuse or other drapey fabric
  • picot elastic
  • scalloped stretch lace
  • ribbon
Discussion
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