Sewing FUNdamentals 3

photoSo you’ve mastered Sewing Fundamentals 1 & 2?  Time to put that brand spanking new sewing savvy to good use!  Let’s make a cute pair of pyjama shorts (or pants) that you can gift to your girlfriends, boyfriends or wear yourself!   Once you’ve mastered the art of making boxer briefs, let’s try a woven tank top – create a whole new wardrobe!

Class Fee: $160 + HST (materials not included)

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Class Outline

Class One:  Pyjama Pants/Shorts

  • Practice your French Seaming
  • Learn how to assemble a pair of pants/shorts
  • Pyjama Shorts/ Pants Supplies:
    • 3 yds of woven cotton or flannel fabric (45″ wide) for pants or 1.5 yd for the boxer shorts
    • 2 yds of 1″ elastic

Class Two: Finish your Pyjama Pants/Shorts!

  • Hemming pants
  • Inserting an elastic waistband 

Class Three:  Woven Tank Top with Bias Binding

  • Find out our trick that makes sewing a 1/4″ hem on a curved edge a cinch.
  • Learn how to sew a mock flat felled seam
  • Woven Tank Top Supplies:
    • 1 1/4 – 2 yds of med/lightweight woven cotton voile or double gauze for the body of the tank (appropriate fabrics will be discussed in the first class – amount of fabric is dependant on sizing). We suggest not buying your fabric until you have tried on one of our samples for sizing.
    • 1/2 yd of contrasting woven cotton for the bias tape (optional)

Class Four:  Finish your Woven Tank Top

  •  Learn how to make and sew your own bias tape to finish the armholes and neckline of your top

***Class registration fees are non-refundable. If you need to cancel you class, you can use your credit towards a different class date or towards materials from our retail space. There is a $35~ fee for classes cancelled or changed with less than 7 days notice from your registered start date.

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