$120 + $45 Materials
In this one-day sewing boot camp (with lots of snacks & coffee breaks), Lydia Rhyne of Brass Button, a garment sewing teacher with over a decade of experience, will lead you through all the sewing basics, from sewing machine set-up, translating sewing patterns, to hemming. No prior sewing experience is needed, and all machines and materials are provided. Go home sporting a shirt that you made start to finish— with "I made this!" bragging rights.
Shirt No. 1 is a simple top with short sleeves. This loose fit shirt is easy to wear and makes a great layering piece. The neck is finished with bias tape facing.
- 100 Acts of Sewing
Level: Absolute Beginner
Absolutely no prior sewing experience is required.
- Sewing machine anatomy and set-up
- Reading sewing patterns
- Cutting and marking patterns
- Making & installing bias tape
- Proper pressing
Maker Kits & Materials
The Shirt No. 1 Maker Kit (+$45) is included in the price of class.
- Shirt No. 1 pattern by 100 Acts of Sewing
- 2.5 yards of Yarn Dyed Linen
- Coordinating thread