Threads Logo Threads Logo Facebook Email Pinterest Twitter Instagram Favorite Navigation Search Icon Main Search Icon Close Icon Video Play Icon Indicator Arrow Icon Close Icon Hamburger/Search Icon Plus Icon

Moulage class, a shameless plug, for those who are interested…

Jun 30, 2010

The Moulage, is from the Ecole Guerre-Lavigne system of pattern drafting, that I learned from my Paris-trained teacher. It is the foundation of this system, producing slopers to adjust commercial patterns, among other things.

After a series of measurements are taken, and calculations are done, we draft a patten that will fit like a second skin. I’ve never seen this method fail, from the draft for the 3 1/2-foot-tall gal, to the gal with the G-cup bust, to the gal with the 72″ hips.

I’m teaching this at Sew Fast Sew Easy in Manhattan, starting July 20.  If you are interested, call them at (212) 268-4321.

Sign up for the Threads Eletter

Get the latest from Threads delivered straight to your inbox.


Threads Insider

Get instant access to hundreds of videos, tutorials, patterns and more.

Start Your Free Trial

Already an Insider? Log in

Subscribe to Threads today

Save up to 37% and get a free gift



  1. Rabia September 26th

    When I win the lottery, I will be sure to sign up immediately! I have wanted to learn about the moulage technique for some time now...

  2. User avater RosieNYC July 9th

    I took Kenneth's moulage class (and pant class) last fall as well with Elizabeth. Kenneth's synposis is very accurate. You will get accurate/fantastic results and the fact that you have Kenneth as your teacher is ++++.

  3. User avater elizabethdee July 2nd

    I took this class last fall and cannot recommend it highly enough. If you want details, you can find my detailed review on, but the short take is this: every person in my class (and we had very different body shapes and fitting issues) had fun AND came away with a perfectly fitting bodice.

Log in or create an account to post a comment.

More From Threads

Threads Insider Exclusives

View All
View All


  • Sign up for the Threads Eletter

    Get the latest from Threads delivered straight to your inbox.

  • SewStylish


    Take a look inside the pages of SewStylish Spring 2017.

  • CraftStylish


    Expert craft tutorials, news, and tips for sewing, knitting, crochet, quilting, paper crafts, embroidery, jewelry making, and more!