Underwear

Screen Shot 2014-06-08 at 11.11.18 AMTired of going commando?!  Join our Panty Party!  Try your hand at making 2 fancy pairs of your very own knickers during this 4 week class, and take home patterns in your size for 4 different styles:

  • Retro Full Seat Panty
  • Classic Panty
  • Sexy Bikini
  • Hipster Briefs

Work with jersey and stretchy lace to create the ‘Dainties of your Dreams! Learn how to properly insert waistband and leg elastics, how to adjust patterns for the percentage of stretch in your fabrics and learn how to add seams to your patterns to create style lines!
Course fee is $160 + HSTMaterials not included.

Students will need to bring pre-washed jersey with them to the first class. Students are welcome to make a 3rd pair of panties if time permits.

*We recommend bringing or wearing a pair of well fitting tights to class with you for fittings. 

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Class Outline:

Class One: Classic Panty

  • Learn to adjust your pattern size for the percentage of stretch in your fabric
  • Learn to cut and work with jersey using a straight stitch machine and a serger

Class Two: Finishing the Classic Panty

  • Adding waistband and leg elastic

Class Three: Fancy Bikini/Hipster Briefs/Retro Full Seat Panty

  • Optional: Learn to cut and work with stretch lace
  • Optional: Learn how to add style lines by altering your pattern
  • Optional: Work with ruffles, add bows and use our embroidery machine to monogram your underwear!

Class Four:  Finishing the Sexy Bikini/Hipster Briefs/Retro Full Seat Panty

Materials:

For each pair

  • 1/2 yard of cotton/bamboo jersey or stretch lace
  • Elastic is available for sale at the studio and we recommend buying it here.
  • If you decide to work with stretch lace for the second project, we recommend shopping at Chu Shing on Queen St. W, just west of Spadina.

***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.

Upcoming Dates and Online Registration:

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DIY Underwear (Upstairs Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Thursday, June 29th from 8:15 pm - 10:15 pm and runs for four weeks (June 29, July 13, 20, 27).  We will be closed July 6th for our scheduled Summer Holiday. Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Thursday June 29, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

DIY Underwear (Upstairs Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, September 13th from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Sept 13, 20, 27, Oct 4). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday September 13, 2017

Available Spaces: 6

DIY Underwear (Upstairs Studio - Bloordale)

This class begins on Wednesday, October 11th from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm and runs for four weeks (Oct 11, 18, 25, Nov 1). Click here for full class description.

Price: C$160.00

Date: Wednesday October 11, 2017

Available Spaces: 1