FIT AND SEW A CLASSIC SHIRT 5-DAY WORKSHOP — Vancouver — September 8-12, 2022
September 8, 2022September 12, 2022
Portland-Vancouver Sewing Workshops, Sew-Op + Maker Space 1507 Broadway Vancouver, WA 98663

Workshop instructor Helen Bartley fabric-fitting a bodice in a Fit Sewing Patterns workshopFit and Sew a Classic Shirt

Perfect the fit of your shirt pattern that you can reinvent again and again.  Sew it together beautifully choosing from a menu of both classic and time-saving techniques.  Helen will help you master the shirt band, stand, collar, plackets and cuffs. You’ll leave with a completed garment and a pattern fitted perfectly to you.

Prerequisite: Palmer/Pletsch 2- or 4-day Fit workshop

You may choose to use any of the patterns shown above.

The workshop includes our Palmer/Pletsch classic shirt pattern Butterick 6852 and lunches.




This workshop is held at Sew-Op + Maker Space in Vancouver, WA, across the Columbia River from Portland.

Sew-Op + Makers Space in Vancouver, WA

1507 Broadway, Vancouver, WA 98663 • (360) 227-5005



fit and sew a classic shirt workshop patterns

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The Pamer/Pletsch Complete Guide to Fitting bookThe Book You’ll Want to Have—
The Palmer/Pletsch Complete Guide to Fit

With The Palmer/Pletsch Complete Guide to Fitting you’ll learn all facets of bodice and skirt pattern fitting and alteration to give you the background and guidance needed to achieve a custom fit on any pattern from any company.







  • Helen Bartley
  • Helen Bartley is a lifelong student of sewing, and her empathetic teaching style is all the better for it. A Palmer/Pletsch Certified Sewing Instructor and corporate educator, Helen teaches the workshops in Portland/Vancouver. Helen is also the author of Fit and Sew Custom Jeans and served as technical editor for the Palmer/Pletsch book Knits for Real People and as contributor, garment sewer and model for that book and the highly regarded The Palmer/Pletsch Complete Guide to Fitting.
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