Couture Sewing School | Classic French Jacket | Draping Class | Other Teaching Events


  • –fine-tune the fit of the muslin
  • –adapt their sleeve pattern(or use one of Susan’s) to allow for better placket placement
  • –learn special haute couture construction techniques that are specific to these jackets
  • –learn to apply the trims, buttons and pockets that are essential components of these jackets
  • –examine a number of Susan Khalje’s jackets
  • –and most importantly, construct your jacket under Susan Khalje’s close supervision.
  • The cost of the 2014 Classic French Jacket Class is $1,250 ($350 deposit, final balance $900). In addition to classroom instruction, we will begin with a day of shopping in New York City (round trip transportation is included).

    For more information, please email Susan Khalje or call 410-592-5711.
couture sched 2014

  • March 24-29
    in Baltimore, MD
  • May 19-24
    at Apparel Arts, San Francisco
  • June 23-28
    in Baltimore, MD
  • September 28-October 3
    at Mendel Goldeberg, NYC
  • October 6-11
    in Baltimore, MD