may, 2019

tue07may(may 7)7:00 pmtue14(may 14)9:00 pmEvent OverBeginner Garment Sewing: Cleo Skirt7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (14) Type of Class/Workshop:Adult Beginner,Garment Making

Event Details

The Cleo skirt by Made by Rae is a great beginner project for sewists looking to get into garment sewing! This cute, elastic back skirt has pockets (!!!) and a knee or midi length version. This pattern runs from waist measurements 26.5-45” This class is two consecutive Tuesday evenings, May 7th and May 14th from 7:00-9:00.

Need inspiration? Check out #cleoskirt on Instagram or Rae’s blog post about it here

Please note all classes need at least 2 students in order to run.

Prerequisite: Our Beginner Sewing Workshop or the ability to confidently thread a sewing machine. This is a Beginner/Advanced Beginner class, ideal for those who are looking to make their first garment.

Materials Needed:

  • 1 3/4 yards to 3 yards depending on fabric width and size. Recommended fabrics: Woven light to medium weight fabric such as lawn, voile, double gauze, poplin, shirting, baby wale corduroy, sateen, silk, quilting cotton, linen, or cotton-linen blends. Please contact us with any questions **Fabric must be laundered before class!!**
  • 1 package of 1 1/4” non roll waistband elastic.
  • One spool all purpose polyester thread to match your project

Materials Provided: The printed Cleo Skirt sewing pattern (a $16 value),  tracing paper, all sewing machines and notions.

Skills Covered: How to choose your size, gathering, pockets, elastic waistbands


7 (Tuesday) 7:00 pm - 14 (Tuesday) 9:00 pm

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