Advanced - Clare Coat Making Weekend!
The Clare Coat from sophisticated coat with flattering shape. It has princess sleeves with an asymmetrical closure and is fully lined. In this 10 hour class over two sessions, you will be making view B. For winter choose a medium to heavyweight wool, for spring or summer choose lighter weight fabric such as canvas or twill. Due to the large size of the pattern pieces and the time needed to cut it out, we ask students to cut their fabric pieces before class. You will need to arrange to collect your pattern before class (call us or email if you're not able to pick it up.) Your instructor will be in touch via email with you closer to the date of the class to assist with this process. Please be sure to add your email and phone number at check out!
Skills you will learn
The skills you will learn in this class are sewing welt pockets, pattern matching (depending on your fabric choice), sewing in a collar, setting in sleeves and lining your coat.
This is an advanced class. Please be sure you have the equivalent amount of experience up to a level 3 class.
Materials needed: See your required fabric yardage in the image attached (convert from cm to inches) and bring your fabric to class. You will need fabric for the coat and for the lining.
Materials provided: The Clare Coat 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 4 / Max 6