Sew Your Own Jeans Class (Advanced - Sewing)


For some, they are the ultimate goal of sewing: jeans! In this class, you can make your very own pair to fit YOUR body! Learn to tailor them to fit you perfectly, and you'll never have to shop for a pair of jeans again! Choose between 5 patterns and you can make a stretch pair of jean or a non-stretch pair of jeans.  


  • how to operate a sewing machine without assistance
  • familiarity with sewing garments and how to read a pattern
  • comfortable sewing with trickier fabrics (slippery, thick, etc.)
  • experience with minor fitting and alterations (i.e. lengthening a pattern)

You will learn:

  • how to correctly measure your body for pants
  • how to choose your size(s) based on your measurements
  • how to fine tune the fit
  • construction methods to make jeans

Will be provided:

You will need:

  • tracing paper
  • suitable fabric for your jeans, in the quantity suggested by the pattern (please stop by the shop for help to determine how much you need!)
  • notions required by the pattern.

A list of our class policies can be found here.
Minimum registration is 3. Maximum is 5.

This class is being taught by: Catherine