The workshop aims to cover the basics of sewing and to give participants the confidence to go on to follow simple patterns. You will learn all the skills necessary to complete a pair of pyjama bottoms on the day.
Content will include:
- Cutting out paper patterns and fabrics; what do all the symbols mean?
- How to read a pattern
- Using a Sewing machine; getting started, threading it up, sewing in a straight line, how to control fabric when sewing
- Making an elastic waistband
- how to measure yourself and choose the right size sewing pattern for your size