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Jersey in a Jiffy
Intro. to Pattern Cutting & Dressmaking with Jersey

Skill Level: Basic skills required
Duration: 5 hours (2 x 2.5hr sessions or 1 full day)
Cost: £95

Courses are run over 2 consecutive weekly sessions or 1 full day.
A perfect start to making your own personal pattern plus we'll help you take the fear out of working with jersey in this simple T-Shirt style jersey dress.
You have control of the design of this dress, you can make a maxi, a midi or a mini, cap sleeves or sleeveless, round or v-neck it is up to you.

What you'll learn:

  • taking your own measurements accurately
  • preparing a basic dress block with your measurements
  • manipulating the block to suit your style
  • laying out a pattern efficiently
  • tips and tricks using stretch fabric
  • pinning and cutting fabric
  • sewing seams
  • finishing techniques
  • hemming

  • Then take the pattern home and make another!

    You will need to bring along your own 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 bring something to eat with you if you are with us all day, however tea, biscuits and good times are all included!

    Please note:
    This is not a beginners class. Basic machine knowledge required - completion of any one of our 3 hour 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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