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Ultimate Beginners Sewing: Stretch Flared Skirt

Location
Seven Sisters
Price
£30pp
Time
2 hour workshop
Level
Beginner
During this workshop you will learn how to make a super stylish stretch flared skirt.
Next available class:
18th Mar 2020, 6 spots left
Ultimate Beginners Sewing: Stretch Flared Skirt
by The Fashion Box
Ultimate Beginners Sewing: Stretch Flared Skirt by The Fashion Box - crafts in London
2 hour workshop
£30 per person

What you will do

2 hour workshop

Evening

This skirt is a really simple introduction to stretch fabrics and constructing an elasticated waistband. A great addition to our 'Ultimate Beginners' range of workshops.

Workshop Breakdown:

  1. Understanding a commercial pattern (Butterick 6578)
  2. Learning how to place a pattern onto fabric
  3. Cutting out professionally
  4. Using the sewing machines for stretch fabrics
  5. Overlocking for that professional finish
  6. Constructing an elasticated waistband
  7. Hemming

This skirt is available in two lengths, above knee or below knee. Patterns can not be altered in this workshop.

Size Chart: A 22-23 inch waist B 24-25 inch waist C 26.5 - 28 inch waist D 30-32 inch waist E 34-37 inch waist F 39- 41 inch waist G 42 - 48 inch waist

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING? 2 metres of stretch fabric which is 150cm wide. (Fabric must be 150cm wide, or the pattern will not fit)

DO I NEED TO PROVIDE INFORMATION BEFORE I ATTEND? Please let us know your average retail size before attending.

POLICIES: Please note: Doors close 15 minutes after the start time on all workshops. No free reschedules or refunds to latecomers.

WORKSHOP DURATION This is a 3 hour workshop. Classes start promptly, so make sure you are on time.

AGE RESTRICTIONS: This workshop is suitable for 14 years and above.

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Select a class time

Wed 18 Mar 2020, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Seven Sisters, N15 5NH
6 slots left
Tue 31 Mar 2020, 6:30pm - 6:30pm
Seven Sisters, N15 5NH
6 slots left
Thu 9 Apr 2020, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Seven Sisters, N15 5NH
6 slots left
Thu 16 Apr 2020, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Seven Sisters, N15 5NH
6 slots left

None of the dates work for you? Let the host know and you will be notified when new dates are added.

You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!

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Class location

Seven Sisters
Unit 4
718-722 Seven Sisters Road (Entrance on Gourley Street)
N15 5NH
London

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Ultimate Beginners Sewing: Stretch Flared Skirt by The Fashion Box - crafts in London

About your host, The Fashion Box

Who we are: The Fashion Box Group was founded in 2013.

After graduating from Central Saint Martins, with a post-graduate degree in Advanced Innovative Pattern Cutting, Craig (Mr Fashion Box!) embarked on a kaleidoscope of successful ventures within the fashion industry. During this time, he has worked alongside a huge selection of fashion houses, new designers and is a mentor to many university lecturers and fashion graduates.

Craig has over 15 years experience in teaching in universities and colleges, as well as with private clients. As a result, he is accomplished at getting the best out of both groups of students and one-to-one situations.

After 7 years at Istituto Marangoni, he left to pursue his dreams of opening his own fashion school, which resulted in The Fashion Box Academy.

Craig is also Head of Fashion at LCCA, and is currently writing a programmes for The London College of Contemporary Arts’ MA course in Luxury Fashion Design.

Craig has been the Collection Manager for Qasimi Homme, worked alongside Sadie Clayton, and is currently working on production of a collection for Liberty of London.

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Notes

Remember to bring your fabric!

Age Requirement

14

All students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Ultimate Beginners Sewing: Stretch Flared Skirt
by The Fashion Box
Ultimate Beginners Sewing: Stretch Flared Skirt by The Fashion Box - crafts in London
2 hour workshop
£30 per person
2 hour workshop
from £30 pp