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Jacket Making Workshop

Create your own Jacket!

  • 250 British pounds
  • Stitch Make Create, Manor Road, Horbury, Wakefield, UK

Service Description

SOLD OUT - More dates to come Are you ready to embark on a creative journey to push your sewing skills further? Join us for our exclusive Five Day Jacket Making Workshop, where you'll learn the art of crafting a stylish and comfortable jacket from start to finish. Whether you're a novice or an experienced sewist, this class offers something for everyone. Over the course of five days, you'll gain valuable skills, create a beautiful jacket toile, and make memories with fellow sewing enthusiasts. In-between the class days there will be an additional day for us all to meet up and explore Fabworks for jacket cloths. You will be provided with various collar and fit choices to pick from and also a wide range of 11 sizes. One of the first things we will be doing is taking personal measurements to adapt ready provided patterns to achieve a more individual fit, all patterns will be drafted by myself, Katie. The class will be instructed by myself, Katie, with a background in military tailoring and Sam, Stitch Make Create, who has a wealth of sewing experience. Class Schedule:- Day 1 / Friday 5th July 2024 Introduction to the course Taking accurate body measurements Making individual adaptions to pattern for the ideal fit Day 2 / Saturday 6th July 2024 1st draft toile Amendment to pattern 2nd final toile Day 3 / Sunday 7th July 2024 2nd final toile Check happy with the fit and style Break week to refresh! On Friday 12th July We will be available to meet at Fabworks, Dewsbury, to look at ideal fabric to use on your jacket. Day 4 / Saturday 13th July 2024 Construction of final jacket Day 5 / Sunday 14th July 2024 Construction of final jacket Materials:- We'll provide sewing machines, basic sewing tools, and a basic fabric to use to make your toiles. All we suggest is that you bring your own fabric for the final make up of your jacket. But there will be a trip to Fabworks in-between class days to pick fabrics. Feel free to bring your own machine if you prefer. Who Should Attend:- This workshop is open to all skill levels, from beginners to experienced sewists. All we ask is that you have made any garment no matter how simple it may have been. If you have a passion for sewing and a desire to create your own stylish jacket, this class is perfect for you. The studio has a free car park available. The studio is situated at the top of 1 flight of stairs and the toilet is downstairs. If you would like to spread the cost please email me at beforeyoustitch@icloud.com.


Upcoming Sessions


Cancellation Policy

Eligible to full refund except the deposit anytime until a week before start of the workshop. Unfortunately if canceling within a week before the start of workshop will result in no refund. If you do find yourself in a position where you do have to cancel please contact me as I will do my best to find a solution with you.


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