T-Shirt Overlocking Workshop

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At this workshop you will be making a Basic T-Shirt using your overlocker. As we know T-shirts are extremely versatile garments and a staple in anyone's wardrobe. 

This classic T-shirt can be, depending upon fabric choice and sleeve length, be worn as a lightweight summer garment or as a cozy sweater to keep you warm in the winter. You will be going home with a finished T-shirt that can be the base for a variety of garments. 
 
At this workshop you will learn:
- Understanding the different properties of stretch fabrics.
- How to use a paper pattern, learning about pattern markings and what they mean.
- Understanding about pattern sizing.
- How to measure yourself and selecting the correct size.
- Tips and hints about cutting stretch fabric
- How to set in sleeves
- How to construct and sew in a neckband
- Finishing the hems in different ways.
- How to adapt your pattern for multi purpose usage.
 
Included in the workshop:
- Paper Pattern sizing 6 till 24.
 

When: tbc.
Where: Sewing Shed Stroud.
Time: 1pm - 4.30 pm.
Fee: 

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