Classic Child's Summer Dress
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Classic Child's Summer Dress


A Saturday afternoon workshop
A new class making a child's pretty summer dress.

A great introduction to sewing children's clothes. We will be taking you step by step through all the stages to make a lovely child's dress complete with self lined top, gathered skirt and button fastening.

You can chose from age 6 months to 8 years.

Fabric is not included

You will learn -
• How to lay out the pattern
• how to cut out fabric on the straight grain
• Marking the pattern pieces in preparation for sewing
• How to gather fabric
• How to sew seams
• How to apply facings
• Mark and sew buttonholes
• How to sew a neat hem

We provide:
• Latest Pfaff Ambition Sewing machines
• Scissors, tools, threads and patterns
• Refreshments including home-made cake!

• Suitable fabric of your choice - cotton, light denim or needlecord - non stretch and not slippy.
The amount will depend on the size you chose to make so please contact us and we will let you
• Optional trims of your choice, eg: ric-rac or lace for around the bottom
• Matching Thread

If you would like to purchase your fabric from the shop, we have a large range of suitable fabrics available. 10% discount will be given on our fabrics for the class.

Course Duration: 4 hours

Skill Level - Beginner plus You need to be able to use a sewing machine or first attend our learn to Sew taster Workshop class.

Tutor - Jane Gordon

Only 5 places left!

Places Required

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