Thu, 16 Dec|
Sew it Together Sewing School
Introduction to Garment Construction Workshop
Learn to sew garments that fit, from a pattern in just 2 days
Time & Location
16 Dec 2021, 09:30 – 17 Dec 2021, 17:00
Sew it Together Sewing School, Studio 32, Palmer Rd, Muizenberg, Cape Town, 7945, South Africa
About the Event
In just two days you will learn how to:
- Take proper body measurements and then choose the correct pattern size
- Layup your fabric and cut the pattern pieces
- Transfer markings to the fabric
- Use construction techniques
- Sew and complete the garment
Day One we will learn the basics and start with layup and cutting and get a start on the sewing, while Day Two will be spent sewing, adjusting and completing the garment. .I'll also be sharing some construction techniques with you and tips on how to get a good finish.
Each day will include tea breaks and lunch, as well as sharing, learning and laughing in a relaxed and warm setting.
Treat yourself in the December holidays and come and learn with us.
Included in the price: Patterns for either a simple pair of trousers or a skirt with pockets, use of a sewing machine, measurement chart to take home, loads of teaching and skill sharing, tracing paper, tea time snack and drinks, lunch for both days. In effect you will cover the first 4 classes of the Level 2 sewing course.
You will need to bring: Your own fabric scissors, marking materials, tape measure, pen or pencil. Fabric. I do have these things available to purchase. An email will follow your booking detailing all of the necessary.
Intro to Garment Construction
This ticket includes 2 lunches and 2 coffee/tea breaks with snack