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GARMENT SEWING: Merchant and Mills Landgate Jacket


"The hooded Landgate is chic yet workaday and features a drawstring waist and pocket options"
— Merchant and Mills



Landgate Jacket

This unisex, pullover jacket is both chic and utilitarian. Made with mid-weight waxed canvas, the Landgate is a perfect outer layer for drizzly, Pacific Northwest fall and winter days. Plus, it’s roomy enough to wear over base layers and cozy sweaters for extra warmth.

In this two-day sewing boot camp (with lots of snacks & coffee breaks), Lydia Rhyne, a garment sewing educator with over a decade of experience, will lead you through choosing your size, translating sewing patterns, and assembling you garment. Sewing experience is necessary and all machines and materials are provided. Go home sporting an impressive pullover jacket, complete with "I made this!" bragging rights.



Price: $315
Price breakdown: $180+ Materials
We provide all fabric & notions (+$135)

Time: Sat & Sun, 10am-3pm (both days)

Level: Advanced Beginner/Intermediate
Sewing experience is required. You’re comfortable troubleshooting your machine on your own & you’ve made a couple projects on your own. You’re looking to advance your garment sewing skills and learn new techniques.


  • Reading sewing patterns

  • Taking measurements

  • Selecting pattern size

  • Cutting and marking patterns

  • Pocket construction

  • Installing facings

  • Topstitching

  • Installing a zipper

  • Inserting eyelets and drawstring

  • Hemming

  • Discover essential sewing tools


  • Roomy and water-resistant

  • Side pockets

  • Full hood with zipper and drawstring



The Landgate Jacket pattern is included in the price of class. We cut the yardage for your jacket, so when you click to sign up, you’ll be prompted to choose your waxed canvas fabric color.


The Landgate Jacket is a unisex pattern, so we will make length adjustments for men and women in class as necessary.



Fits US Women's/Men’s sizes 0-22 (48” bust).  The loose fitting nature of this garment makes it possible to size down but the effect will be more fitted.


  • 2.75-3.25 yards of waxed canvas fabric.

  • 6” zipper

  • 2 metal grommets

  • 2.75 yards of cotton cord

  • All Purpose polyester thread in color matching outer fabric.


All fabric and supplies are included in the price of class. We cut the yardage for your jacket, so when you click to sign up, you’ll be prompted to choose your fabric color.

Fabric Choices

Fabric Choices

Meet The Teacher


Lydia Rhyne

Lydia is the owner of Brass Button Events, a creative workshop business focusing on private and corporate events. She is also a sewing teacher and part of Klum House’s creative collaborative. Constantly inspired by new creative mediums, Lydia’s worked in photography, sewing, leather working, watercolor painting and more. She believes that great teaching is about creating a judgement-free zone that allows you to explore, laugh at your mistakes and smile at your accomplishments. See more of her work here.

Q&A with Lydia —>


The sewing workshop I took from Lydia was great!! I still can't believe I was able to make what I did. Thanks to Lydia and her great directions, guidance and patience. Thank you, thank you!!

What To Expect
What To Bring

We make it easy for you— No need to bring any supplies!

We provide all sewing machines, thread, supplies & materials for class. All kits are cut, prepped & ready to sew.

*Feel free to bring your sewing machine if you want to learn on it. We think it’s great to see what your machine can do. You can always switch to one of ours during class if your machine needs a break!

Food & Refreshments

There’s lots of local places to eat! We’re located in the same building as Ristretto Roasters, Kayo’s Ramen Bar & Tasty n Sons. New Seasons is a couple blocks away and Crisp Salad is across the street.

We suggest bringing a closed top water bottle & any diet-specific food if you think you’ll need it. We’ll have snacks, water, and tea!


Klum House Workshop

The Hub Building
3808 N Williams Ave. #132
Portland, Oregon 97203

We are located inside the Hub Building hallway corridor (we do not have a sidewalk storefront). Enter through the Hub building door on N Williams with the Klum House sign above it. Walk down the hall & take a left. You'll see the Klum House sign hanging above our door.

*Please note: We have street parking, so please arrive a few minutes early to allow ample time to park.

Questions? Send us a note!


Review our cancellation & rebook policy:

  • We require at least 7 days notice prior to the start of class to cancel for a full refund.

  • We require at least 48 hours notice prior to the start of class to rebook for a later class.

  • Full payment for class is due at time of sign up in order to secure your spot in class.

  • No shows forfeit any refund or rebook.

  • If Klum House cancels a class that you registered for, you are entitled to either a cash refund or a rebook to a later class.

  • If you transfer your registration to another class with a higher price, you are subject to pay the difference.