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Sewing Knits: Drop Shouldered Top & Dress

August 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, happening 2 times

$85
Aro Dress & Top Made Marion

Wednesdays 29 July, 5 August  6-8.30 (this is a two-night class)

Cost: $85 (includes a print out of the pattern)

To register for the class, please email Leimomi with your name, a contact number and the name of the class you’d like to be in as the subject line.

Learn some fabulous techniques for sewing with knits as you make a cool drop-shouldered dress or top with clever side-seam pockets and a hem band (dress) or a beautifully shaped hem (top).

Aro Dress & Top Made Marion

 

Mix and match the sleeves and necklines to personalise your garment.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Sew knit seams that stretch and move with you
  • Sew beautifully finished side pockets  with rounded pocket openings (dress version)
  • Use a double needle
  • Sew neatly bound necklines in knits that sit smoothly around the body
  • Face a curved hem in knits (top version)
  • Sew hem (dress version) and sleeve cuffs (both versions)

High Beginner = This class is aimed at students who are comfortable working with fabric and using basic sewing machine functions.  It’s a good intro to knits class.  More advanced students who take the class may have time to make both views, or to try other techniques and pattern pieces.

Cost: $85 (includes a print out of the pattern).

Materials: Students will need to provide the fabric, thread, buttons, interfacing, and bias tape called for in the pattern  Recommendations will be provided when you register.

Teacher:  This class is taught by our awesome sewing expert Leimomi Oakes.

To register for the class, please email Leimomi with your name, a contact number and the name of the class you’d like to be in as the subject line.

Details

Date:
August 5
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$85
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Organizer

Made Marion

Venue

Made Marion Craft
166 Cuba St
Wellington, 6011 New Zealand
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Phone:
048015850
Website:
www.mademarioncraft.co.nz