Bring your serious sewing hats this is a fabulous and intense weekend of making and learning and upping your sewing skills. We will be making and shaking a beautiful Bettine dress one of the most popular makes of all time we believe! once you have made one your will want a whole wardrobe in different fabrics! Make your own dress with help from this easy-to-use sewing pattern.Bettine is an easy-peasy throw-it-over-your-head dress. It has a blousy bodice with scoop neckline, kimono sleeves which hang softly around the underarm, turn-up cuffs, elasticated waistline to cinch you in and flattering tulip skirt.The plain skirt version is a perfect project for beginners, as it’s simple to sew, with no fiddly darts, fastenings or set-in sleeves – yay! More experienced? Try the pocket skirt version and optional cuff tabs for a speedy, satisfying project.
- Adventurous Beginner
- Confident Beginner
What you learn:
- Using and following a paper pattern
- Copying and getting a perfect fit from your pattern
- Fabrics, cutting out and preparation
- Pcokets, facings and casings and more!
- Top tips to make a professional finish from our expert teachers
What you make: A Bettine Dress
We Provide: Patterns and equipment
Date: Saturday 30 March 10 – 3pm and Sunday 31 March 10 – 4pm
Cost: £60 for both days
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