Do you want to create your own clothes but have trouble finishing the projects? Don't get stalled between pattern pieces and hem, join our Sew-A-Long and work with others to create a dress you'll love. It's social sewing, with expert seamstress Erica Daming to help you over the humps.
For two February afternoons, you'll meet with others to create your own Charlie Caftan. This pattern from Closet Case is super versatile, super comfy. Create a long or shorter version to wear all summer, and fit it to your body.
We are providing the Charlie Caftan pattern, and when you come to pick it up, you'll get 10% off any fabric and notions you purchase for class. Students in this class will also get a free pass to one of our Open Studio sessions. If you'd like help cutting your pattern pieces before class, come to Open Studio on January 21st.
skills you will learn in this Sew-A-Long:
- Sewing a neckline with a facing
- Creating gathers
- Setting in-seam pockets
- Sewing a placket
You'll need to pick up your pattern and select your fabric BEFORE class. The fabric has to be washed before you can cut and sew it, and you'll need to have everything cut out. We are providing the Charlie Caftan pattern, and when you come to pick it up, you'll get 10% off any fabric and notions you purchase for class.
- Students will need to purchase fabric and thread in advance of class. Yardage specifications can be found on the printed pattern.