Beginner’s Make a Pair of Knickers
WHO IS THIS CLASS FOR?
This course is aimed at beginners who would like to learn how to make a pretty pair of knickers.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
You will learn to make a pair of knickers using a fabric and trims of your choice. This workshop will start with a short description of different types seams, elastics and trims. The teacher will then demonstrate relevant sewing techniques used to make the knickers. You will then cut the fabric, make the knickers to your size and add the trimmings. You’ll be given a pattern that you can take home with you.
HOW MUCH EXPERIENCE DO I ALREADY NEED?
You should know how to wind a bobbin and thread up a sewing machine . You should have at least basic sewing skills to be able sew seams and attach elastic.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
You will need to bring fabric to make the knickers. You will need 50cm of silk or light weight cotton NON-stretch fabric. You can also transform a silk scarf into a perfect pair of knickers if you’d like to bring one along. Also bring any lace, bows, ribbons, rosettes etc for trimming. We do have some fabrics and trims you can purchase from us if you wish.