Spend a day with It’s Sew Easy TV and Craftsy instructor, Angela Wolf for a full day of learning and inspiration! Angela, fashion and entrepreneur, ran a custom apparel and alteration business for over 20 year, designing for women all over the world. Specializing in couture gowns, Chanel style jackets, and designer jeans. After getting the position on It’s Sew Easy, which has become a worldwide success, Angela changed her designing focus to the home sewer. She launched Angela Wolf Patterns, teaches online classes on Craftsy, Patternreview, and Angela Wolf Academy with over 140,000 students. Angela hosts weekly Facebook live shows Behind the Scenes and Sewing News Live, Author of how to start a home-based fashion design business, contributor to Threads and Sew News Magazines. She is a spokesperson for Brother International and blogger for Stitching Social. Winner of the 2008 Passion for Fashion, 2012 American Expo’s teacher of the year, 2016 Industry Contributor of the year, 2018 best educational blogger/vlogger & best facebook group. She spends her time speaking and teaching all over the country. When she’s not sewing, you will find her fishing with her husband Winn on Lake Michigan or in the Florida Keys! Angela's Website
Angela ran a custom apparel business for 20 years, designing everything from couture wedding gowns to Chanel style jackets and designer jeans. Angela will share techniques for achieving a professional designer look on all of your home-made garments. Angela will discuss techniques for sewing jeans: fabric choices, topstitching techniques, distressing tips, and fitting issues. Then she will move onto knit tops: choosing the right fabric, fitting, negative ease, stitching, hemming, and more. Lastly, she will discuss jackets, sharing tips for perfecting the fit, sewing a beautiful set in sleeve, designing different collars, sewing a bagged lining, quilting the lining, and ideas for couture trims. Angela is bringing many of her garments for you to see up close and get inspired!