INTRO TO DRAPEY FABRIC

TAKE YOUR SEWING SKILLS TO THE NEXT LEVEL

Learn how to sew tricky lightweight drapey fabrics such as silk, crepe de chine or rayon and make a beautiful top whilst doing so!

The Sutton Blouse is a loose fitting V-neck top with kimono sleeves, a one piece yoke, and a back inverted pleat. The back is longer than the front and includes slits at both of the lower side seams.

In the first session we will take care of all the pre-work: from tracing the pattern, cutting the fabric to making our own bias tape.

In the second session, we will construct the top using French Seams and sew the bias tape in to get a professional finished neckline.

In the third session, we will finish the garment in a professional manner.

Level: Improvers/Intermediate*

Course Length: 3 sessions of 3 hours

Materials required: view fabric requirements

Price: AED 900 per person

Light weight woven fabrics with a nice drape such as silk, crepe de chine, rayon challis, viscose, light-weight linen and cotton voile.This pattern is not suitable for obvious diagonals or stripes.

Take a look at the fabrics I carry which are suitable.

*has made various basic garments to a good standard and is familiar with sewing cotton, may have occasionally used drapey or stretchy fabrics. Know how to place and pin patterns on fabric without guidance. You will need to be confident on the sewing machine and have already made a few items such as Dressmaking 1 and 2 (skirt or dress).

Course is suitable for adults and are individuals or less than 4 people.

ThreadWerk | Learn to Sew a Beautiful Top in Drapey Fabric in Dubai

What will you learn?

Lots of new skills: make your own bias binding and sew French seams.

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