Fashion Sewing 206 – Modern Baju Kurung (Series of 5)
If you’ve done some sewing but want to learn professional techniques, you are ready for this class. If you’re not familiar with the sewing machine, click here for our Fashion Sewing 101 class.
5 session workshop total 15hrs
Once a week (same time each week)
Learn the traditional baju kurung methods- Pesak Gantung and the Asli . This class is taught by our wonderful Madam Rosemelin makcik.
All sewing tools & domestic sewing machines provided. Fabric & zipper NOT included – Non-stretch cotton fabrics recommended.
For the first session, please bring a 9″ concealed zipper & 5 metres of non-stretchable cotton fabric in total (2.5m for the top and 2.5m for the skirt). Do get in touch for any clarifications.
*2 options for the top design (Pesak Gantung or Asli)
*Size Range ( Minimum to Maximum / Chest, Waist, Hip Respectively ):
C 83cm, W 65cm, H 94cm ~ C 102cm, W 85cm, H 111cm
**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.
A timeless piece for festive occasions or for everyday-wear, our Baju Kurung is perfect for anyone.
Make your very own traditional piece in your very own choice of fabrics and pick up the skills to make more for your wardrobe!
Both the Pesak Gantung and the Asli feature a gusset for the top and side panels for comfort and style, and facing pieces to polish up the whole look. The skirt comes with a zipper, elasticized waistband and an overlap design, that’s both stylish and roomy for your needs.
What You’ll Learn
- Finishing edges and neckline with a facing and overlocking
- Constructing an elastic waistband for ease and comfort
- Installing zippers and buttons
- Constructing gussets and side panels
- Understanding of reading patterns & applying their uses.
- Pattern laying & cutting
Classes start on time, please arrive 5 mins early if possible. Please note that if you require more than the stipulated class time, there will be an additional $15/hr (GST incl.) charge for a make up session done on a separate day.
This class is part of our 200 Fashion Sewing Series, 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!