Learn to Fit and Sew Pants


Master pants fitting and make pants that REALLY fit! This step-by-step, confidence-building online course takes the “scary” out of fitting, providing a clear, fun, and supportive path toward pants-making bliss.

This project-based course includes the sewing skills needed to make the included Chanterelle Pants pattern, as well as the Chanterelle Zipper Expansion.

Backed by our 30 day money-back guarantee.


The Chanterelle Pants provide an ideal opportunity to delve into pants fitting, thanks to their straightforward silhouette.

Featuring 3 elastic waist views and a zipper fly option, the Chanterelle is an adaptable wardrobe workhorse.

Fit and Sew Pants includes:

  • the original Chanterelle Pants & Shorts sewing pattern
  • the Zipper Expansion Pack
  • 20+ hours of video instruction available forever. Watch and review anytime!
  • membership in our supportive course community
  • a warm class environment that feels like sewing with friends

Skills and techniques taught:

  • Getting into a healthy mindset
  • Taking detailed measurements
  • Tools and supplies for pattern fitting
  • Making a muslin
  • “Reading” your muslin to diagnose fit issues
  • Making pattern adjustments, including:
    • How to adjust the rise
    • How to adjust crotch shape
    • Seat adjustments
    • Abdomen adjustments
    • Hip and calf adjustments
  • How to install a zipper
  • How to install jeans buttons
  • and much more!


Click here to read more about the Learn to Fit and Sew Pants course.

Our Learn to Sew Your Clothes learning path means we have the right course for you, wherever you currently are in your sewing journey. We have a whole page with details here.

Skill Level

Confident Beginner, Intermediate

Pattern included?


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