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Summer Skirt Dressmaking session

Skill Level: Basic skills required
Duration: 2 hours
Cost: £45

Short, sweet and ever so simple...

The perfect short session to introduce some basic dressmaking skills using a popular technique know as 'shirring'. Create a great mini or midi length skirt, with an elastic waistband, perfect for your holiday beach wardrobe, festival season and picnics in the park. A great skirt for the little ones too!

What you'll learn:

  • designing a pattern from your measurements
  • pinning and cutting fabric
  • shirring techniques
  • sewing seams
  • basic overlocking
  • hemming

  • Then take all your info home and make another or matching bandeau top!

    You will need to bring along your own choice of fabric. Measurements will be emailed to you upon booking. All other materials and equipment are provided, although if you would like to bring your own sewing machine, you are welcome to.

    Please note:
    Basic machine knowledge required - completion of any one of our Beginners Sewing Classes is all you need to prepare for this class.

    No classes currently scheduled although please let us know you're interested and we'll add a date: info@saturdaysewingsession.co.uk

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