Sewing: Alterations

A perfect fit can make clothing look custom made. The fundamentals of alterations and tailoring include understanding human body types, taking measurements for correct fit, marking and grading, as well as working with various fabrics and styles. Refine skills including hand sewing, finishing stitches, pattern alterations, methods of fitting, repair work, and garment redesign. Please bring a jacket, a pair of pants, and a skirt to class to alter as you practice your new skills. Project: Alter a jacket, a pair of pants, and a skirt.

Prerequisite: Must have previous sewing/machine skills

This course has discount registration fees! UNLV Staff and Alumni, visit for more information. Otherwise, email us at to see if you qualify for a discount.

Dates:March 11-25, 2023
 Sa and Su from 9:00 AM to 1:55 PM, 5 sessions
Location:UNLV Paradise Campus (PAR) Room 401
Instructor:Instructor Information
Fee: $289.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

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