The perfect follow-up to our Beginner - Essential Top class, the Essential Skirt is a great advanced beginner sewing pattern, one that bridges the gap between the simplest of garment patterns and more advanced dressmaking patterns. In this 3 hour class, you will be making a gathered waist skirt with an invisible zipper. It has a slightly a-line shape for a comfortable fit. Pattern and sewing tools included at class. Fabric not included. Bring your pre-washed fabric to class.
**Please let us know if your waist measures more than 42" **
Skills you will learn: The skills you will learn in this class are gathering, inserting an invisible zipper.
You've taken one of our intro to sewing classes orhave the equivalent amount of experience. You know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You've sewn within the last 2 years. You will not be taught to sew in this class so please be sure you already know how to sew!
Materials needed: Bring 2 yards pre-washed fabric & to class. Suitable fabrics are woven fabrics such as quilting cotton, linen or cotton lawn.
Materials provided: The sewing pattern, a sewing machine, coordinating thread, fabric shears, pins, marking tools, measuring tape and an iron.
Minimum and max number of people for class: Min 3 / Max 6