The Beginner's Guide to Fashion Fabrics: Wovens | Caroline Somos | Skillshare

The Beginner's Guide to Fashion Fabrics: Wovens

Caroline Somos, Founder, Blackbird Fabrics

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6 Lessons (18m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. The Fundamentals of Weave

    • 3. The Fundamentals of Fiber

    • 4. Fabric Selection Tips

    • 5. Tips for Working With Fabric

    • 6. Final Thoughts

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About This Class


Join Caroline Somos, founder of Blackbird Fabrics, as she gives you a crash course on picking the right fabric for your project. This quick and focused class zeroes in on woven fabrics. Caroline explains the basics of fiber and weave, guides you through fabric selection, and offers tips for working with your fabric.

For your project, apply what you learned in this class to complete a design worksheet. You'll be able to pick out a sewing pattern that you love, reflect on your specific needs and wants, and confidently select the perfect fabric for your garment.



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