Child's Pinafore Dress
This is a great workshop for a beginner introducing a commercial pattern into your sewing journey. This staple dress is a must have for any little girls wardrobe!
There are no zips or darts which makes it super easy and once you have made one you will be amazed how quickly you can whip one up.
To attend this workshop you should be able to use a sewing machine independently (i.e. thread a machine and sew a straight line). If you are a complete beginner you should attend Make Friends With The Sewing Machine before this workshop.
You will learn how to:
- Choose the right weight of fabric and their suitability for type of pattern.
- Select the correct needle and stitch type
- Read a commercial pattern and understand terminology and symbol
- Sew seams
- Use interfacing
- Sew a facing
- Under stitch
- Overcast/ neaten edges
- Sew buttonholes optional
- Make covered buttons
- Sew poppers
Beginners' workshop, 4 hours, Pattern included. Please let us know the age of the child on booking so we can make sure you get the correct size pattern (sizes available 3 months to 7 years).
Due to the nature of the workshops and the limited availability of places if you wish to cancel a workshop you must cancel the workshop within seven (7) days of booking your place and at least seven (7) days in advance of the Workshop. We will either refund or transfer you on to the next available Workshop.
If fewer than 2 people book on this workshop it may be cancelled. If this happens you will be offered a full refund or a place on the next available workshop.