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SEWING SOCIETY

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  • two hours of live "ask me anything" Q&A calls each month
  • two dress breakdowns each month (These are usually 15-20 minutes long. You may request a dress to be dissected.)
  • video and audio recordings of each event in case you cannot attend the live call
  • access to all past recordings so you can search for a specific design or sewing topic (such as mesh sleeves, feathers, ruffles, asymmetrical necklines, etc)
  • not one, but two, community forums to share your dress ideas and get support from me as well as your fellow club members. (Why two forums? One on Facebook and one on the member site for folks who don't want to deal with social media.)
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design dresses for competition Dancesport, ballroom, Latin, Country and skate dresses

Dress Breakdowns

Teresa Sigmon, founder of Seams Sensational, creator of Sew Like A Pro™ school for making competition quality Dancesport, Latin, Ballroom, Country and skate dress

Bi-monthly live Q&A calls

global community in the Sew Like A Pro™ sewing school for making Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country and skate dresses

Global sewing community & interactive forum

  • $7 trial membership: 7 hours of training with 7 day access. (This does not include full access, though there are more than 7 hours of training.)
  • $47 subscribe month-to-month Cancel at any time.
  • $394 one year subscription. (Save 30% off monthly = $170 savings.)
  • All paid subscription dues will be applied to the tuition when you upgrade to an INDIVIDUAL or COMPLETE PROGRAM.
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INDIVIDUAL PROGRAMS

BALLGOWN SKIRTS

PATTERN MAKING FOR LEOTARD & SLEEVES

  • 15+ hours of training videos per program
  • dozens of tutorial photos and downloadable PDFs in each program
  • all training is released sequentially, step-by-step over four weeks
  • all numerical information is presented in both inches and metric
  • all the global forum, Q&A calls and Dress Breakdowns in the Sewing Society subscription... PLUS
  • direct email access with Teresa to get your dress questions answered within 36 hours
  • 24/7 lifetime access to all training materials and support
  • $997 per individual program.
  • 14-day "I can SEW do this!" money back guarantee.
  • Pay in full or use the 3-payment plan.
  • All paid tuition will be deducted when you upgrade to a COMPLETE PROGRAM.
LIMITED TIME
save 20% (that's $200 off!) = $797.00

(3 payment plan available.)
ENROLL BALLGOWN SKIRTS
ENROLL PATTERN MAKING

BALLGOWN SKIRTS

  • WEEK 1: choose suitable fabrics, calculate fabric quantities, make all pattern styles
  • BONUS! WEEK 1: full-color skirt design download and ballgown sketch lady to help create your designs
  • WEEK 2: cut out skirts for all skirt styles. Special videos for A-line and fluted panels, ruffles and godets
  • WEEK 3: sew all skirt panels together and prepare to attach to the bodice
  • BONUS! WEEK 3: how to choose the best skirt attachment line, special training for asymmetrical and symmetrical designs
  • WEEK 4: attach skirt to bodice, trim and hem the skirts
How to make skirts for competition Dancesport gowns, Standard dance gowns, ballroom dancing gowns, competition Country dresses, ballgown skirts
how to cut ballgown skirts for competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Country dresses
how to make ballgown skirts for competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Country dresses
how to add crinoline, horsehair, fishing line to competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country or Skate skirts

PATTERN MAKING

  • WEEK 1: take proper measurements for leotard & sleeves, gather pattern making supplies
  • WEEK 2: make custom patterns for leotard & sleeves for ADULT SIZES: small, medium, large, plus & pregnant
  • BONUS! WEEK 2: three focus videos - back & bum, bust & armhole, snaps in crotch
  • WEEK 3: prepare the pattern to use with different types of stretch fabric, cut & baste leotard and sleeves
  • WEEK 4: fit leotard on a dress form and on a live woman, learn the differences and to adjust
  • BONUS! WEEK 4: three additional leotard & sleeve fittings
how to take proper measurements to make competition Dancesport, ballroom, Latin, Country and skate dresses
How to make custom leotard and sleeve patterns for competition ballroom, Country and skate dresses
how to make a competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country or skate leotard
how to do good leotard fittings for Dancesport, Latin, Ballroom, Country, Skate competition dress
WHAT DO CURRENT SLP™ STUDENTS SAY ABOUT THE PROGRAMS? +

WHAT DO CURRENT STUDENTS SAY ABOUT THE COURSES?

Below are just a few of the comments members made on the community forum available at the bottom of each module page AND/OR on Facebook. This doesn't even show the emails boasting similar success and happiness with the course!

These are simple screenshots of the real thing, posted each step of the way.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COMPLETE PROGRAMS

BALLGOWN

ADVANCED FOR LATIN, SKATE, GOWNS

  • 50+ hours of training videos in each program
  • hundreds of tutorial photos and downloadable PDFs in each program
  • all training is released sequentially, step-by-step over eleven (11) weeks -- every step in the dressmaking process from measuring to rhinestoning
  • all numerical information is presented in both inches and metric
  • all the global forums, Q&A calls and Dress Breakdowns in the Sewing Society subscription... PLUS
  • direct email access with Teresa to get your dress questions answered within 36 hours
  • Learn more...
  • 24/7 lifetime access to all training materials and support
  • 30 day "I can SEW do this!" money back guarantee.
  • $2,999 per complete program
  • Pay in full or choose a 2-payment or 4-payment plan.
LIMITED TIME
save 20% (that's $600 off!) = $2399.00

(2-pay and 4-pay options available.)
ENROLL COMPLETE BALLGOWN
ENROLL ADVANCED PROGRAM
how to make pointed ballgown skirts for competition Dancesport, ballroom, Country dresses

Pointed ballgown skirts

rhinestone tips and techniques, choose rhinestones for your Dancesport, Ballroom, Country or Skate dress, glue rhinestones

Rhinestoning Tips & Techniques: must know info for every dress

perfect fitting zippers, how to install leotard zipper in a Dancesport, Ballroom, Country, Skate dress

Perfectly Fitted Zippers: regular & invisible

rhinestones, rhinestone bracelets, rhinestone earrings, rhinestone hairpiece, rhinestoned Dancesport jewelry, rhinestone skate dress

Rhinestoned Accessories: bracelets, earrings & more

How to make chiffon or georgette floats for competition Dancesport Standard gowns and ballroom dance dresses

Standard Floats

mesh sleeves, mesh upper body coverage for competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Country, Skate dress

Sheer Mesh on Upper Body

Fringe, fringe skirt for competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country, skate dress

Fringe: beaded & rayon/nylon

Teresa Sigmon, founder of Seams Sensational, creator of Sew Like A Pro™ online sewing school to make competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country, Skate dresses

Bi-monthly Q&A calls, direct email access with Teresa

how to make a competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country or skate leotard

Fabrics: choose, prepare, cut

Feathers for competition Dancesport, ballroom, Latin, Country dress, ostrich boas, coque feathers, goose feathers

Feathers

How to do a leotard fitting or dress fitting on competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country or skate dress

How to do proper fittings

How to make skirts for competition Dancesport gowns, Standard dance gowns, ballroom dancing gowns, competition Country dresses, ballgown skirts

Complete ballgown skirt training

global community in the Sew Like A Pro™ sewing school for making Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country and skate dresses

Global sewing community & interactive forum

accent cut-aways, mesh inserts on leotard or dress for Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country, Skate dresses

Accent cut-aways, mesh inserts

Decorate your Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country and skate dress with lace

Dye, paint & apply lace

bra cups, bra shells, push-up pads for competition Dancesport, Ballroom, Latin, Country, Skate dress

Bra cup training

design dresses for competition Dancesport, ballroom, Latin, Country and skate dresses

Design principles & dress breakdowns

How to make custom leotard and sleeve patterns for competition ballroom, Country and skate dresses

Pattern Making: leotard & sleeve for adult sizes - small, medium, large, plus, pregnant

how to make skirt yokes for competition Dancesport, ballroom, Latin, Country and skate dresses

Skirt yokes for Latin, Skate & gowns

how to take proper measurements to make competition Dancesport, ballroom, Latin, Country and skate dresses

How to take proper measurements

PRIVATE COACHING CALL

BUSINESS

DESIGN

DRESSMAKING

  • Are you a dressmaker who wants solid business tips to increase efficiency?
  • Do you need to home your design skills so you know how to choose the most flattering styles for your (or your client's) body shape and size?
  • Are you a seamstress making your dress? Ask me anything about the cutting, sewing or fitting.
  • If desired, video calls will be recorded so you may rewatch as needed.
  • $125 per hour, audio or video calls available
RESERVE YOUR COACHING CALL

IN-PERSON COACHING

DRESSMAKING HELP  IN  YOUR  SEWING  ROOM

  • This service is only available to seamstresses within the area of greater Portland, Oregon, U.S.A
  • Get personal, one-on-one instruction from Teresa in your personal sewing room.
  • Work on any dress or dresses of your choice - no matter what style or what stage of progress.
  • $200 per hour, 3 hour minimum
BOOK YOUR IN-HOME SEWING COACH
WHAT DO CURRENT SLP™ STUDENTS SAY ABOUT THE PROGRAMS? +

WHAT DO CURRENT STUDENTS SAY ABOUT THE COURSES?

Below are just a few of the comments members made on the community forum available at the bottom of each module page AND/OR on Facebook. This doesn't even show the emails boasting similar success and happiness with the course!

These are simple screenshots of the real thing, posted each step of the way.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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