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Tilly & The Buttons Mila Dungarees


Three week sewing class, part of the GillyBee Designs range of sewing classes in Norwich

Wednesday 5th, 12th & 19th June 2019

This sewing class takes place on 3 consecutive Wednesday evenings from 6.30pm–9.30pm

£72.50 (fabric, notions & pattern included in this price).

This workshop is suitable for adult beginners who can already use a sewing machine. The dungarees can be made for sizes 6–20 (see size chart below).

Sew your own dungarees for a casual everyday look that’s bang on trend. The Mila dungarees are slim fitting on the hips and legs, with stylish side button openings and essential pockets on the front bib and booty. Make them in a lightweight denim with a touch of stretch for comfort and fit.

Cute, practical and great for all seasons, wear your Mila dungarees with a t-shirt, button-down shirt or roll neck sweater.

What is the cost?
This workshop costs £72.50 – don't forget fabric, pattern and notions are included in this price! You can either pay online, in my shop or over the telephone.

What is included?

  • Tilly & The Buttons pattern which you can take away with you at the end of the workshop
  • Sufficient lightweight stretch denim fabric from my shop
  • Thread and notions
  • Workroom tools including scissors
  • Use of Juki Sewing Machine
  • Overlocker
  • Iron for pressing
  • Light refreshments – as much tea, coffee, water & biscuits as you want!

This is a great project for beginners to sew with stretch denim fabric – lots of tips provided along the way.

What you will learn
How to prepare the fabric, layout pattern and cut out
How to sew seams and overlock them
How to sew with stretch denim fabric
Attach pockets
Great tips for neat topstitching
Sew buttonholes and attach metal buttons
Stitching the hem.

What you need to bring
Notebook and pen. You should bring your own pins and tape measure. You may also prefer to use your own dressmaking scissors. Please see my online shop for items that you can purchase, I am also happy to give you guidance on purchases – please feel free to contact me.

Choosing the size
It is most important that you measure before booking so that you can choose the size you wish to make on the booking page. The paper pattern is cut prior to the course so please ensure that you measure accurately. If you need help, please contact me. Please see the table below.

Size UK6 UK8 UK10 UK12 UK14 UK16 UK18 UK20
Bust 76cm 81cm 86.5cm 91.5cm 96.5cm 101.5cm 106.5cm 112cm
Waist 61cm 66cm 71cm 76cm 81cm 86.5cm 91.5cm 96.5cm
Hips 84cm 89cm 94cm 99cm 104cm 109cm 114cm 119.5cm

Full payment is required on booking. You can book online below but if you would prefer you can pop into the shop or book over the telephone.

Where is the workshop held?
The course takes place in the GillyBee Sewing Room in my shop at 2 Cucumber Lane, Brundall NR13 5QY in a purpose built sewing room. We are a stone’s throw from the Postwick Hub and a few hundred yards from the Brundall roundabout on the A47. We have free parking next to the shop.

Want to know more?
Please do not hesitate to contact me by telephone 01603 716140, email gilly@gillybee.co.uk or pop into the shop at 2 Cucumber Lane, Brundall, Norwich NR13 5QY.

I look forward to welcoming you onto this workshop. Happy sewing!

Please note, if you would like a gift certificate for this purchase please enter a note at checkout and I will contact you for details.

Please select the size required below.

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