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Summit Selvage

7/31: Intro to Pants Tailoring

7/31: Intro to Pants Tailoring

Regular price $49.50 USD
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When: Wednesday, July 31st, 5:30-8:30pm

Difficulty Level: Some sewing experience required for this class. Must be comfortable using a sewing machine and sewing seam allowances.


With demos and samples, the first 2-2.5hours of class will cover how to:

-Bring in pants waist (darts, formal pants seam, jeans/casual pants seam adjustments)
-Take out pants waistband (looking for extra seam allowance, adding panels)
-Adjust the rise height 
-Tapering in the seat and legs


All materials and machines are provided, but feel free to bring your own if you'd prefer! Bring a pants tailoring project to work on the last hour of class. 


Emelia (she/her) has been running Summit Selvage full time since August 2022 as a sewing instructor, tailor, designer, and clothing mender. Before that, she worked as a workwear designer and has enjoyed teaching others to sew for close to 10 years. 


Summit Selvage is located on the corner of 1432 12th Ave and Pike St in Capitol Hill, Seattle. The entrance door code for the 12th Ave side will be sent out before class. The space is down the stairs and the last door on your left. The basement is shared with dance studios, and has unisex bathrooms on the third floor. Parking is a big challenge, but luckily we're 1 block from the 2, 12, and 11 bus stops, as well as .5 miles from the lightrail station.

Covid: Masks are currently recommended 

Ticket Policy: Your receipt is your ticket. Let me know if you're unable to make the class as soon as possible! Full refunds given up until 2 weeks before class time, class credit given two weeks to two days before class time. 12th Ave door code will be sent before class. 

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