Appleton or Rivermont Dress Weekend- October 2018
Using either the Cashmerette Appleton wrap dress pattern or the Rivermont dress kick off fall with a fun sewing weekend!
The Appleton Dress is a classic wrap dress designed to play up your curves with a crossover front, a built-in waist tie, and a deep V-neck. Materials: 3 yards of light to mid-weight knit fabric (e.g., jersey or ITY) with at least 50% crosswise stretch. (fyi: Ponte knit is too heavy), coordinating polyester thread. Pattern included.
The Rivermont Dress or Top is a fitted sheath dress with slash pockets and optional kick pleat, or a classic peplum top that highlights your curves. Materials: 3 yards of mid-weight ponte knit or light-weight scuba/neoprene with at least 40% stretch, 1/4" yard of lightweight knit interfacing, and coordinating polyester thread. Pattern included.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Prerequisites: Sewing 101, Serger 101, or entire Sewing Skills series. Must be comfortable using a rotary cutter and have previously completed a multi-piece commercial pattern project.
Sessions: This class meets on:
Friday, October 19, 2018 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Handcraft Workshop provides sewing machines and general sewing and cutting tools. We will email you a supply list prior to the start of class. You are responsible for purchasing the fabric, thread and supplies for class. We do not provide or sell fabric, thread or notions. Please be sure to bring all of your materials and supplies to class.
IMPORTANT: Beginning October 1, 2018, all classes will be held in our new studio located at 6819 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA.