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Tee Making

February 27, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm


Sewing Jersey is said to be difficult or could be a little daunting, but in fact IT’s NOT!

Join us on this Online workshop, making the Fabulous Mellissa Breton Tee by The Thrifty Stitcher. This relaxed fit drop shoulder T shirt is the perfect intro to sewing knits. The boat neck is finished off with a neckband, and there are 2 sleeve length options. This is a versatile wardrobe builder, great for layering or making oversized as a cosy top.

Size Range 32- 46 Bust

We will demystify the scary bits; give you hints and tips on working with jersey.  Take you through construction with optional finishing techniques.


  • Beginner Sewists who wish to develop their skills and techniques working with jersey.
  • Those who have an overlocker and want to get to grips with constructing a garment using their machine.
  • Anyone who likes being a Sewcial Sewist


  • How to choose your size and interpret the pattern
  • How to cut out your fabric and assess fabric stretch
  • How to sew stretch fabric on a regular sewing machine or over-locker
  • How to add a neckband
  • How to create mock cuff hem finishes
  • How to sew and optional regular hem in a stretch fabric
  • How to use a twin needle on a stretch fabric


1.5- 1,75m of jersey knit- with at least 20% stretch such as Modal, Cotton Knit, Viscose Jersey- we have a great range and happy to advise on suitability.

Matching thread

Sewing Machine – (Overlocker Optional) sewing tools to include – scissors, pins etc.

Your Own copy of the pattern you choose worth £16.00
Jersey stabilising tape
Fabulous Support and Tuition from Amanda

COST £70.00


February 27, 2021
10:00 am - 3:30 pm
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