may, 2021

sat01may10:00 AMsun02(may 2)3:00 PMThe Charlie Caftan10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (2) Type of Class/Workshop:Adult Beginner,Adult Intermediate,Garment Making

Event Details

My Charlie Caftan by Closet Core Patterns is a dress I get tons of compliments on whenever I’m out (can you see my inflated ego from where you’re standing?) and you can make your own at the studio in May! Join me the weekend of of May 1 and 2 and stitch up your very own version of the chic-est Summer garment that ever did exist and then prepare to fawn about all Summer looking like you should belong poolside in Palm Springs. Plus, this dress has POCKETS!

This pattern runs from a size 0-30 and accomodates bust sizes up to 58” and is suited for B through D cup.

This is an Advanced Beginner Adult class. Ideally, you have sewn a few beginner projects but this may be your first true garment project. Also suitable for the adventurous beginner who wants to dive right into garment making!

Prerequisite: Our Intro to Sewing Workshop (or equivalent private lesson) or the ability to confidently thread and work a sewing machine.

Skills Covered: Cutting fabric, following a pattern, proper techniques for garment sewing, inseam pockets.

Materials Needed (all registered students get 15% off in our shop!): please see the fabric requirements on the Closet Core Website under “fabric and supplies” and contact us with ANY questions!

Materials provided:  Your own paper pattern copy of the Charlie Caftan Cami (an $20 value) or PDF printout for sizes 18-30, please let us know if your bust is 45” or larger) all sewing machines and tools. 

By registering for this class, you agree to Old Spool’s terms and conditions. Please also see this page for information on our Covid related procedures. 


1 (Saturday) 10:00 AM - 2 (Sunday) 3:00 PM

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Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Physical Distance Maintained
Event Area Sanitized