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Intro to sewing with Stretch fabrics: Make a simple T shirt

Want to step up your sewing skills and learn tips and tricks for sewing with jersey and knit fabrics?

This class will teach you how to cut and sew with knit fabrics and make a simple T shirt 
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Intro to stretch-short sleeves
Intro to stretch- t shirt profile

You must be able to use a sewing machine and ideally have made a couple of things before taking this class. If not then try our ultimate beginners day.

 Using a sewing machine we will construct a well fitting t shirt with laid on sleeves and a professional looking finish. You will have a choice of sleeve length and neckline as well to suit your personal style.
In this class you will learn
  • how to use a commercial sewing pattern
  • how to lay and cut knit fabric.
  • how to add a professional looking neckband
  • how to use a double needle
  • attach sleeves using the flat laid on method
Cost: £47 (max number of 5 students per session)
Time: 6.30-9.30 pm on weeknights. Arrive early as session starts promptly!
Materials required: 1.5 metres medium or lightweight knit fabric such as cotton jersey, Rayon jersey, ponte roma. Lightweight sweatshirting is also suitable. Matching Thread. 
Refreshments: Unlimited tea, coffee and snacks provided.
We reserve the right to cancel if there are less than 2 students booked.
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I'm so glad I had you on hand for my first attempt with lighter weight jersey, good fun and I learnt loads! I have my twin needles now and I'm going to set a weekend aside very soon and try out more jersey fabric.

-Claire

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