Fashion Sewing 209 – Ladies’ Shirt (Series of 5) *Custom Fit
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)
All sewing tools & domestic sewing machines provided.
Fabric & buttons not included – Non-stretch cotton fabrics recommended.
For your first class, please bring along 12 buttons & 2 metres of non-stretch cotton fabric. This class is not recommended for people who haven’t sewn any garments before.
**IMPT: As this is a CUSTOM FIT class, please contact us at least 1 week before the class at 81397787 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-arrange measurements to be taken for the person the shirt is intended for.
Dress up this flattering piece with a pencil skirt or dress down with skinny jeans. Learn to sew up a versatile shirt that fits your figure just right! Style it up with your favourite fabric and pick up a myriad of techniques in this shirt-making class.
The shirtdress also comes with a full placket button detailing. Learn how to sew a classy collar with collar stand and cuffs professionally, together with pattern-reading & cutting techniques, this class is great for those who want to upgrade their sewing skills.
What You’ll Learn
- Preparation and assembly of collar stand and collar pieces
- Inserting a full-placket shirt front
- Prepping and attaching long sleeves and finishing it with a cuff
- Buttonhole assembly via machine
- Seaming & top-stitching techniques for joining
- Hemming techniques to create a shirt-tail hem
- Pattern laying & cutting
- Handling & usage of domestic overlock and sewing machine.
If you require another customized pattern draft for your partner, kindly enquire with us for the rates.
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.
Minimum 2 pax to start the class.
Our 300 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!