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Practical Couture Techniques: It's All in the Details ...

  • Josephine's Dry Goods 2609 SE Clinton Street Portland, OR 97202 USA (map)

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It's All in the Details... a series of intermediate level 2 hour classes designed to brush up on basics, increase your skills in machine and hand sewing,  learn fine sewing techniques beyond those you find in patterns and discover how and where to use them in creating beautiful, one-of-a-kind garments. A kit for sample making will be supplied for each class.

Practical Couture Techniques

Boost your confidence in this 2-hour intermediate level couture techniques workshop.  Learn to vary from the pattern guide sheet, choose alternative techniques for edge finishes, hems, darts and more and add creative design touches to create the most beautiful garments - it's all in the details...

Kit for sample making included.

Instructor:  Marla Kazell


Tools provided for use during class:



Seam gauge

6 Ruler

Marking pen or pencil


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You will receive a 15% discount the day of your class!  Please arrive 30 minutes early if you are purchasing your class supplies prior to class.


If you are unable to finish your project during the allotted class time - don't worry!  You will be granted one free hour of Open Sew at Josephine's to finish!

Earlier Event: October 12
Roxanne Blouse
Later Event: October 18
Burnside Bibs