A fun workshop that will introduce you to a few new sewing techniques along the way! This evenng session is to make a pair of pretty woven cotton knickers edged in plush scalloped edge elastic.
During the class you will learn:
How to sew lightweight fabrics
How to sew a French seam
How to insert elastic to waist and legs
Ideas for embellishing your lingerie
This workshop requires basic sewing skills and most importantly for you to feel comfortable using a sewing machine as stitching elastic will be a new experience. It is recommend that you have a couple of sewing projects under your belt.
What is included?
Your own copy of the sewing pattern (UK sizes 8 – 18) and written steps for you to keep
A choice of elastic
A selection of narrow lace trims and silk ribbons for embellishment
Cotton jersey for the knicker gusset
Use of all the sewing tools, equipment and sewing machines
Tea/coffee and biscuits
What you need to bring?
Your chosen woven cotton voile or lawn, 0.5m will be sufficient. You can also purchase fabric from the shop on the day.
Your Tutor – Amanda Wyatt