Improvers to Dressmaking- Make a pinafore/dungaree dress (6 week course)
Improvers to Dressmaking- Make a pinafore/dungaree dress (6 week course)
Improvers to Dressmaking- Make a pinafore/dungaree dress (6 week course)
Improvers to Dressmaking- Make a pinafore/dungaree dress (6 week course)

Improvers to Dressmaking- Make a pinafore/dungaree dress (6 week course)

Regular price £210.00 Sale

Evenings 6:30-9pm

Fan favourite Cleo is a pinafore or dungaree dress that’s easy to sew and easy to wear. Throw it on over a t-shirt, blouse or roll-neck sweater for year-round style.

Once you try Cleo, you’ll wonder how you lived without it!

  • Make it either dungaree-style with buckles or as a pinafore with buttons
  • Choice of mini-length or knee-length hem with front split
  • Choice of patch pockets on the chest, hips and/or back
  • Looks great on all ages – and includes XS size for teens and tweens!

Are you desperate to make your own pinafore/dungaree dress?  This class is aimed at those looking to improve upon their dressmaking skills and we have chosen an easy to follow pattern to elevate your technique.

SUPPLIES

  • Fabric (see below)
  • Matching thread
  • 0.5m (5⁄8yd) iron-on interfacing (similar weight to your fabric)
  • Dungaree version: 2 x dungaree buckles and no-sew jeans buttons sizes 0-6: 30-35mm [1¼-1½in] wide sizes 7-15: 40-45mm [1 5/8in–1¾in] wide
  • Button version: 2 x 15-20mm (5/8–3/4in) buttons and buttonhole foot for your sewing machine
  • Optional: Contrast colour topstitch thread and topstitch needle
  • Sewing machine and basic tools

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS

Heavy or medium weight woven fabrics that hold their shape, such as denim, corduroy, cotton drill, gabardine, canvas, wool.

For this course you will be provided with the pattern, pattern paper, and ltos of tea/coffee/biscuits to keep you going. You will need to purchase your own fabric and notions independently. Machines are provided so no need to bring your own but we ask you bring your own basic sewing kit. If you do not have a basic sewing kit, we have put together one with everything you will need which is available to purchase here: https://schoolofsewingcarolynrose.co.uk/products/adults-sewing-essentials-kit?_pos=4&_sid=e0c0742c8&_ss=r

We also have communal equipment in the workshop that you are welcome to use during lesson time. 

Please read our terms and conditions before booking.  

https://schoolofsewingcarolynrose.co.uk/pages/booking-terms-conditions

When booking please provide your email address if you have one. We promise we won't spam you with advertisements or sign you up to anything you don't want, it's just so we can easily send you all the information you will need before commencing your course.

IF YOU ARE BOOKING FOR THE COURSE STARTING JULY 24TH PLEASE MIND THAT THERE IS A WEEK GAP. THERE WILL BE NO CLASS ON WEDNESDAY 14TH JULY.