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Learn from one of Canada’s leading animal-hood designers!

The Cat Hat DIY Course will elevate you to an intermediate level of sewing while sharing everything you need to know to sew faux fur hats for yourself!

Because your time is valuable, the lessons are each under 15 minutes, ensuring maximum information and efficiency. Follow along with Carmen in the videos, reference the accompanying E-Book, and download the additional resources for a full educational experience.

This course is designed for a variety of creative individuals:

• Art Lovers

• Sewing Hobbyists

• Inspired Entrepreneurs

• Fashion Professionals

Difficulty: Intermediate

Language: English

Free PREVIEW | LESSON 3 – Materials

Free PREVIEW | LESSON 4 – Parts of a Cat Hat

Cat Hats Official DIY Course | Sew Your Own OFFICIAL Cat Hat

Cat Hat D.I.Y. – Uniquely Yours

This course will teach you how to make a Cat Hat of your very own!

Learn all the steps in the quickest and most efficient way possible –

video tutorials!

Learn from one of Canada’s leading animal-hood designers!

The Cat Hat DIY Course will elevate you to an intermediate level of sewing while sharing everything you need to know to sew faux fur hats for yourself!

Because your time is valuable, the lessons are each under 15 minutes, ensuring maximum information and efficiency. Follow along with Carmen in the videos, reference the accompanying E-Book, and download the additional resources for a full educational experience.

This course is designed for a variety of creative individuals:

• Art Lovers

• Sewing Hobbyists

• Inspired Entrepreneurs

• Fashion Professionals

Difficulty: Intermediate

Language: English

• 90 minutes of on-demand video

• Downloadable 50+ page E-Book

• Prototype/Planning Resources

• Official Cat Hat pattern (PDF, & printed option)

• 2 Year access

• Mobile-friendly video viewing 

This course is for people with entry-level sewing experience, who wish to learn how Cat Hats are made so they can create unique versions for themselves.

Anyone with a sewing machine and an interest in fashion design, art & craft – hobbyists, professionals and entrepreneurship welcome!

By the end of this course, you’ll have a unique Cat Hat of your very own!

Following the Cat Hat aesthetic, you’ll have developed your own colour design. Pattern tracing, cutting, and execution are covered. Faux fur tips for beginners: optimized tools, safety, terminology & characteristics. Through practical application, you’ll experience mixed fiber construction. Beginner techniques in 3D manipulation of fabric through pinning will be shared. How to react to hand-sewing mistakes and overcome them. Cat Hat aftercare is also included in the E-Book!

Starting from the very beginning, Carmen walks you through a design activity and encourages conceptualization. Terminology is discussed and decoded, pattern tips and execution techniques are demonstrated.

Cat Hat DIY – Syllabus:

  1. Introduction
  2. How to Make the Most Out of This Course
  3. Materials
  4. Parts of a Cat Hat
  5. Glossary of Terms
  6. Choosing Your Fur
  7. Printing Your Pattern
  8. Cutting the Pattern
  9. Tracing the Pattern
  10. How to Cut Fur
  11. How to Trace & Cut Cotton
  12. Pinning – Cotton & Fur
  13. Machine Sewing –
    1.  Lining
    2. Ears & Hood
    3. Hugs
  14. Flipping & Combing
  15. Positioning the Ears
  16. Hand-Sewing the Ears
  17. Pinning the Lining
  18. Hand-Sewing the Lining
  19. Concluding the Course

• Sewing Machine, knowledge of the operation and it’s user manual

• Access to a device with internet access; desktop computer, mobile tablet, or smartphone

• Experience following a commercial sewing pattern, an asset

• Previous hand-sewing experience [beginner level], an asset but not required

• Materials list included; project-specific, links for suggested items provided

• Passion!

Free PREVIEW

LESSON 3 – Materials

Free PREVIEW

LESSON 4 – Parts of a Cat Hat

WOW! I feel ready to start creating some cat hats! Carmen is a great teacher, covered everything thoroughly and did not leave me guessing.

“Wow! I can’t believe the Cat Hat pattern is available – like Tesla, you’ve given the world something revolutionary!”

What you’ll learn:

You’ll practice visualization techniques, essential to designing and planning your own Cat Hat

You’ll learn strategies to improve the process of working with faux fur: cutting the fur, hand and machine sewing techniques, and how to keep your work clean

You’ll be shown how to pin and manipulate the faux fur in order to achieve even-set ears

You’ll get an over-the-shoulder look at Carmen’s never-before-seen finishing techniques, essential to achieving the iconic characteristic of Official Cat Hats

LIMITED TIME OFFER!

CA$45.00 $60.00 25% OFF

This course includes:

  • Full-Sized Sewing Pattern
  • 50+ Page E-Book
  • 90+ Minutes of On-Demand Video
  • Downloadable Resources
  • Access on Mobile and TV
  • 2 Year Access

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