Fashion Sewing 303 – Menswear Long Sleeve 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 & 2.5 metres of non-stretch cotton fabric.
**IMPT: As this is a CUSTOM FIT class, please contact us at least 1 week before the class at 81397787 or email us at email@example.com to pre-arrange measurements to be taken for the person the shirt is intended for.
Menswear: Long-sleeved collared shirt with full button placket and cuffs.
A slim-fit everyday classic shirt for men. Use cotton poplin for the office-shirt look, or batik for the casual relaxed fit, with a shirt tail hem to make it look good whether it’s tucked in or out!
The shirt comes with full placket button detailing & long sleeves that makes it an easy staple for the mens’ wardrobe. Learn pattern-reading & cutting techniques, how to sew up, assemble & add finishing touches to this classic mens’ workday favourite.
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.
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!