Simplicity 8707 - A
Make something cool and floaty. Make a simple wrap kimono to make you feel a million dollars.
This will introduce you to how to read a commercial pattern. How to trace the size you want (which allows you to keep your pattern intact and can therefore be used again for other sizes). Cutting out of fabric and garment construction. Adding pockets.Once you have made one you will have a pattern that fits! Next shop for fabric and make lots more!
When: 2 lessons over two weeks.
Contact me to arrange a suitable time
What to bring: Pattern Simplicity 8707 The back of the pattern envelope will tell you however if you are unsure please give me a ring/email or message and I will get back to you with the requirements.
Suitable fabrics: Cotton, Poplin, Cotton Lawn. Avoid 'slippery' fabrics. Thread to match.
* I always recommend pre-washing and ironing your fabric prior to use.