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Tilly & The Buttons Ness Skirt

£74.50

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

Saturday 1st & 8th June 2019

This sewing class takes place on 2 consecutive Saturday afternoons from 2–5pm

£74.50 (fabric, notions & pattern included in this price).

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

Elevate your sewing with this classic fly front skirt pattern. Ness looks stylish year-round, paired with a t-shirt in summer or a roll neck in winter. The straight skirt has a shaped waistband and curved back yoke for a flattering fit.

Choose from mini version or below-the-knee hemline with centre front split. Details inspired by denim include a zip fly front, topstitched mock felled seams, belt loops, all-important in-seam pockets, plus optional back pockets for stashing your essentials.

What is the cost?
This workshop costs £74.50 – 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 fabric from my shop – i.e. cord, denim or twill
  • Sufficient interfacing
  • 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.

What you will learn
How to prepare the fabric, layout pattern and cut out
How to sew seams and overlock them
Insert a fly zip
Applying interfacing
Attach a waistband
Great tips for neat topstitching
Stitching the hem
Making a buttonhole and attaching button to finish.

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
Waist 61cm 66cm 71cm 76cm 81cm 86.5cm 91.5cm 96.5cm
Hips 84cm 89cm 94cm 99cm 104cm 109cm 114cm 119.5cm

Booking
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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