Learn to sew by making wardrobe accessories! Who knew that big shirt could look so good with the perfect belt ... And what about the headband - short hair or long, headbands rule. These and other accessories pull together and accentuate the wardrobe already in your closet. Turn a big t-shirt into a great dress - a little tuck here a sleeve extention there and a bag to match and Whaa - la you've reinvented your look. Students can bring fabrics of their choice or pick from our lovely stash created just for our classes.
One oversize T-shirt in the color of your choice with no logo on it.
zippers, buckles, straps cut off other bags or backpacks, buttons, fat quarters, straps, other fun trims and hardware you may have laying around the house. Put those inherited sewing notions to work.
Sewing notions you already have and want to bring for class (pins, scissors, etc.)
Fabrics you love and already have that you've been wanting to use for something special.
Medium to heavyweight fusible interfacings - 1/4 yard of each
Skills Learned (including but not limited to):
Sleeve and collar design and fitting
applying hardware and straps to bags