Fashion Sewing 207 – Shift Dress (Series of 3)
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
*Dress Pattern in 3 sizes: S, M, L ( Bust 70 – 94cm )
**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 & zipper not included – Non-stretch cotton fabrics recommended.
For your first class, please bring along a 22″ invisible zipper & 2 metres of non-stretch cotton fabric. Do get in touch for any clarifications.
Pick up the skills to make a cute sheath dress in your own desired fabric! Featuring a bust dart to complement your curves, and a sleeveless armhole for our tropical heat, this dress is an absolute staple for your dress-down Fridays and or your pointy-heeled weekdays!
In this 3 session workshop chock full of tricks-of-the-trade, you will get to use a domestic serger to overlock edges, plus how to lay & cut patterns, install an invisible zipper and more importantly, learn the techniques to make a sleeveless outfit!
What You’ll Learn
- Techniques to clean finish edges for a sleeveless outfit
- Installing a discreet invisible zipper
- Handling & using the overlocker and sewing machine
- Using tools necessary for sewing & construction
- Basic understanding of reading patterns & laying out fabric
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.
*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!