If you’ve done some sewing but want to learn professional techniques, you are ready for this class. If you’ve never or barely touched a machine, click here for our Fashion Sewing 101 class.
3 session workshop total 9hrs
*Skirt Pattern in 3 sizes: S, M, L ( Waist 70 – 76cm )
**IMPT: If your measurements fall out of this range, please call us at 68025482 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-arrange. Additional charges may apply.
All sewing tools & domestic sewing machines provided.
Fabric & buttons not included – Non-stretch cotton fabrics recommended.
For your first class, please bring along 6 small self cover/ mushroom buttons (0.8 to 1.5 cm diameter) & 3 metres of non-stretch cotton fabric. Do get in touch for any clarifications.
Flaunt this 50’s-inspired retro skirt & master a timeless piece for your wardrobe. Classic never goes out of style – the graceful drapes of this silhouette can be most flattering for different figure types!
In this 3 session workshop chock full of tricks-of-the-trade, you will also get to use a domestic serger to overlock edges, plus how to lay & cut patterns, install a side seam pocket, button + placket side closure and put on a straight waistband.
What You’ll Learn
- Using tools necessary for sewing
- Basic understanding of reading patterns & applying their uses
- Pattern laying & cutting
- Handling & usage of domestic overlock and sewing machine
- Clean-finishing fabric edges
- Installing a side seam pocket
- Install button placket & loops
- Prep & attach straight waistband
Classes start on time, please arrive 5 mins early if possible.
Find out how to claim SkillsFuture credit for this class here.
Individual & group workshops are available to book on request, please enquire. We also offer workshops not listed & can tailor them to suit your needs.
*Our 200 Fashion Sewing Series is designed for the beginning sewist who is ready to apply their new skills and techniques to making garments. It can also be a refresher class for basic techniques!