Learn to sew the Palmer/Pletsch Way...online!

Instant access to videos of all your favorite sewing topics, available for download or watch online 24/7.

Let's start with the basics of sewing.

For an introduction to this series of video classes for beginning sewists, click HERE.

Choose one of the titles below to continue your Learning Journey.

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learn how sew with knits

Fitting Fashion Knits

Our newest Craftsy.com class we take the Palmer/Pletsch tissue fitting method to KNITS!

Showing you how to successfully transfer the information you know about tissue fitting to 4 different knit styles and give you a knowledge base on choosing the right knit for your project

learn how to fit and sew pants

Easy Fitting The Palmer/Pletsch Way - Pants

Learn a quick, simple system for fitting pants patterns to complement your body beautifully.

fit and sewing blouses class

Easy Fitting The Palmer/Pletsch Way - Shirts and Tops

Make misfit shirts and tops a thing of the past. Learn simple tissue-fitting techniques and swiftly adjust patterns to complement your figure beautifully.


learn fitting sewing patterns

The legendary Pati Palmer, A pattern designer, instructor, and author, Pati has spent decades developing the Palmer/Pletsch Tissue Fitting Method. This technique allows you to create clothes that fit your body, rather than rigidly adhering to the pattern’s contours. This is something that works for beginner to advanced sewists, and provides a polished piece that looks custom-made.

Palmer/Pletsch Sewing Workshops and Webinars on Zoom logo

In addition to videos we also offer live Zoom workshops and webinars.

In addition to videos and to workshops offered in-person in four locations across the country we offer live Zoom workshops and webinars. Visit the Palmer/Pletsch Live Zoom Sewing School page to see what is available. These workshops are taught by Certified Sewing Instructor Tammie Pontsler.