Make a gorgeous top in this dressmaking workshop with everything provided for you; fabric, buttons, thread, sewing pattern and instructions (worth £20).
This class will introduce beginners on how to sew a garment together using a sewing machine.
Start by learning how to find your size, cut out a sewing pattern, place the pattern onto fabric correctly, transfer pattern notations and cut. You will learn how to sew the garment accurately and have lots of fun creating your own Drop Sleeve Top.
The Drop Sleeve Top is a gorgeous top with easy to set in sleeves, a round neckline and loose boxy shape, designed to be easy to put together and fit most shapes. Sizes UK 6 – 22
This workshop is aimed at those that have completed the Beginners sewing workshop on 10 Nov 18 or 23 Feb 19 or those that know their way around a sewing machine (beginner level). Perfect for those that haven’t created their own garments or would like to create a super, wearable top, picking up great tips along the way.
Various sewing machines will be provided, however, we promote people bringing their own sewing machine. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org after booking so we can confirm your machine is suitable for the class. If you are bringing your own machine, you’ll need to come early to set it up and come to class with your machine’s handbook.
This workshop will include refreshments and cake. Please bring your own lunch.
About your teacher: Lisa Falconer is a sewing teacher and the seamstress behind The Avid Seamstress pattern company. You can find Lisa online at The Avid Seamstress.
Skills needed: This class is designed for beginners.
Materials: A kit will be provided; fabric, buttons, thread, sewing pattern and instructions. You will also be able to keep your pattern and the instructions so that you can make yourself more versions. (Please note that the image in the advert is not the fabric that will be used).