Discover the fundamentals of sewing whilst making your own pyjamas. You will learn how to measure and choose the right size pattern and how to adjust the pattern for a better fit. If you are feeling up to it, you will learn how to sew piping. The pattern used for this class includes an easy collar, suitable for beginners.
Note: between the first and second sessions you’ll be purchasing your own fabric with guidance from your tutor
What you will learn
- sewing techniques
- how to read a pattern
- how to sew your own pjs
- how to adjust patterns to improve fit
What you will get
- your finished PJs to take home
What to bring
- sewing machine
- sewing accessories – scissors, thread, chalk, pins, needles, measuring tape
- notebook & pencil
About the tutor
Ruth has been sewing for decades. She has a passion for making things for others, from children’s clothing, bags, juggling balls to finger puppet outfits. In recent years Ruth has been sewing more clothing for herself, including shirts to skirt and even jeans. She hopes to inspire more people to sew their own clothes.