Young Sewists Club - The Paper Bag Skirt - Wednesday 10th April 2019

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Young Sewists Club - The Paper Bag Skirt

When: Wednesday 10th April, 10.00am- 2.00pm 

Where: Fabric HQ, Layby Farm, Old Risborough Road, Stoke Mandeville, Buckinghamshire, HP22 5XJ
Grade - A fun class for enthusiastic sewists from the age of 12 years and up.
Learn how to make this gorgeous paper bag skirt, they are so easy to make, comfy to wear and are perfect for the summer or with tights in the winter. Come and join the lovely Amanda Seaborne at the Make HQ Studio and start that love of sewing! Your fabric, interfacing and tuition are all included in the workshop.
Grade: This workshop is suitable for beginners, but you will need to have some previous experience of threading up a machine and sewing in a straight line!
You will learn: 
  • How to accurately measure yourself to create your unique skirt
  • How to construct a casing for a waistband
  • How to make a tie belt
  • How to hem a skirt

What to bring:

  • Your own sewing machine
  • Pins
  • Left handed scissors if required
  • Your normal sewing kit

We provide:

  • Your fabric (1x metre) - A lightweight polyester fabric that has a soft sheen is a perfect drape for this skirt - we stock a wide range of our Koshibo Fabric's in various of colours you will get to choose from here Koshibo Fabrics
  • Waistband Elastic (1x inch wide)
  • Interfacing to stabilise your skirt tie (H410)
  • Additional workshop notes to take away
  • Refreshments 

*Please note all ironing of fabric and pressing out seams will be done by the tutor.

On booking please include in the notes your child's name, age and an emergency contact number.

Before the class begins we will send you a pre-read which will include a list of everything you will need to bring and how much fabric you will need.

Please bring along your sewing machine, if you don’t have one no problem we can provide one but please let make@fabrichq.co.uk know in advance. If bringing your own sewing machine please can we ask that you also bring along the manual. If you wish to borrow a sewing machine or sewing machine accessories there will be a returnable £10 cash deposit to be paid at the beginning of the workshop.

You should receive a pre-read a least 10 days prior to the workshop date so please do contact make@fabrichq.co.uk if you do not received this email - please do check your junk folder in case it's made it's way there first.
If you are booking this workshop for someone else please let us know his or her name, email address and contact number so we can send on the workshop information prior to class. If you'd rather we didn't contact them because it was booked as a gift then please add this along with their details to the notes section.
Before booking please read our revised cancellation policy here terms and conditionsPlease note that there are no refunds for class bookings.
If this workshop is fully booked or you are unable to make this date please email make@fabrichq.co.uk and we will add you to our waiting list for new up and coming classes.
Please email rae@fabrichq.co.uk or call on 01296 615212 / 07761 957283 for more details.
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