Make a Winter Dress
During this full day workshop, you will make a winter dress using the Simplicity 9136 pattern. This pattern features raglan sleeves with a gathered waist - it is suitable for woven or knit fabric but just as nice in something a little lighter for spring!
The pattern comes in sizes 8-24.
This workshop is suitable for those who are already competent sewers and have had experience in using a commercial dressmaking patterns.
You will cover the following in class:
- Sizing & body measurements
- Garment construction techniques and tips
- Inserting an invisible zip
- Inserting sleeves
Suitable fabrics: Cotton Types, Chambray, Gingham, Poplin, Flannel, Sateen, Linen, Knits.
Requires: 22" invisible zip, hook and eye, bias tape.
Tools are provided and the pattern is included but you are required to bring your own fabric, exact requirements will be sent with your booking confirmation. You can also see measurements in the images above.
We ask that you cut out your paper pattern at home in preparation for the class, this will mean you get more sewing time! You can either come to collect your pattern or we can send it to you in the post, just let us know what you prefer.