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The Simple Shift Dress: New Look 6022
April 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm$100
Thursday evenings 12, 19, 26 April 6-8:30pm (three sessions)
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.
Work on your garment construction skills with a simple, classic shift dress.
Working with New Look 6022 you’ll learn how to:
- read & follow pattern instructions
- do minor pattern adjustments to improve your final fit
- sew bound openings
- set in sleeves (depending on the view you choose)
- create a smoothly bound neck finish
- work with sewn-in elastic
- sew narrow hems
You’ll go away from the class with a versatile shift dress.
Students should expect to do 1-2 hours of sewing a week outside of class. Most students will finish their dress within the 3 weeks.
Low Intermediate = Suitable for students who have taken Absolute Beginners sewing, are comfortable threading a sewing machine and cutting fabric, as well as sewing simple projects independently outside of classes.
Materials: Students will need to provide the pattern, the fabric and thread for their dress and any notions called for in the pattern. Recommendations will be provided when you register.
Teacher: This class is taught by our awesome sewing expert Leimomi Oakes.