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Skill Builders 1: Using Sewing Patterns

Learn to read, fit and use a commercial sewing pattern through a series of short exercises. 1.5 hours.

Tilly and the Buttons STRETCH! Frankie Tee and Frankie Tee hack

The Frankie Tee from Tilly and the Buttons STRETCH! book is a classic raglan baseball t-shirt with a relaxed by feminine fit. This is a great tee for color blocking or for using up some of your jersey stash! Learn all about sewing on jersey knits and grow your skills with garment sewing basics such as sewing a neck binding. This pattern (and all patterns from the book) can be sewn on a regular sewing machine as long as it has an adjustable zigzag stitch. Sized for 30-44" bust. If you are outside this size range please contact the shop before registering.

Machine Basics 1: Sewing Machine Basics

Learn the basic functions of your sewing machine and complete a simple project!

Feb 17
Knitting Basics 1: Patterns & Charts
Feb 23
Tilly and the Buttons STRETCH! Frankie Tee and Frankie Tee hack
Feb 24
Tilly and the Buttons STRETCH! Frankie Tee and Frankie Tee hack

Classes


Garment Sewing


Sew a pair of leggings in fabrics that you really love. This class will allow you to make comfortable leggings that you can sew over and over!

Cost: $ 40.00
This is a really flattering dress with many options. We'll be making the standard Freya at either sweater or dress length (student's choice) in the first session. This version has a mock turtleneck. In the second session, the student can choose to make a Freya with a cowl or full turtleneck out of a different fabric or a different length. You'll be surprised by how flattering this basic A-Line sweater or dress can be. Fabric choices are varied: Jersey, Sweater knit, ponte or doubleknits are all good choices for Freya. Designed for bust sizes 30-44".

Cost: $ 65.00
The Stella Hoodie is a feminine take on a classic hoodie sweatshirt. Stella is easy fitting without being baggy. The pattern, from the Tilly and the Buttons STRETCH! book offers dropped shoulders, a three piece drawstring hood and full length cuffed sleeves. You'll learn about sewing with sweatshirt fleece in this course and you'll have a chance to create a Stella hack in the second session.

Cost: $ 65.00
The Frankie Tee from Tilly and the Buttons STRETCH! book is a classic raglan baseball t-shirt with a relaxed by feminine fit. This is a great tee for color blocking or for using up some of your jersey stash! Learn all about sewing on jersey knits and grow your skills with garment sewing basics such as sewing a neck binding. This pattern (and all patterns from the book) can be sewn on a regular sewing machine as long as it has an adjustable zigzag stitch. Sized for 30-44" bust. If you are outside this size range please contact the shop before registering.

Cost: $ 65.00
The Joni is a showstopper dress with a fitted bodice that features a stunning draped twist at the base of a deep V neckliine. The dress flares out into a flirty half-circle skirt that's great for twirling! Choose from three quarter or elbow length sleeves. The Joni can be made out of a rayon or cotton jersey for everyday or a stretch velvet, silk jersey or sequin jersey for a perfect party dress. The Joni is sized for busts 30" - 44". If your measurements fall outside of this range, please contact the job before registering.

Cost: $ 65.00
The Stella Joggers are the perfect joggers in sweatshirt fleece but they're also a great pant in a ponte for dressier casual wear. They feature a tapered slim fitting leg, slightly low rise with an elasticized waist and slash pockets. The base pattern comes with ankle cuffs but the pant can be lengthened and the cuff eliminated for a less casual look. The Stella Joggers are designed for hip sizes 33"-47". Please contact the shop if your size differs before registering for the course.

Cost: $ 65.00

SCHEDULE AN INDIVIDUALIZED LESSON

Learn at your own pace! You can bring a pattern from home or come in and we can pick out a project together. Sewing lessons are $30 per hour and can be scheduled during shop hours or outside of shop hours. Email us at info@dabbleandstitch.com to arrange a time.