2 Week Sew an A-Line Dress Workshop


A Line Dress Workshop

During this workshop you will make an A-Line Dress.  This is a lovely flattering garment with a consealed zip and pockets.  This pattern is suitable for beginner sewers / anyone who is able to sew a straight stitch.
The pattern used is from the Avid Seamstress and it suggests using a light to medium weight fabric: wovens, chambray, crepe, silk, viscose or cotton.


What you will learn on this workshop:

You will learn how to read a dressmaking pattern correctly, how to sew darts in, how to insert a concealed zip and how to construct pockets.

What you will need for this workshop:

- Between 2-3.5m of fabric depending on the width of your fabric and on your dressmaking size + 1 x 60cm concealed zip.

You can bring along your own fabric or purchase fabric in the shop on the day of your course. All workshop attendees will  receive a 10% discount on all fabrics bought and used in the workshop.  Please also note that the workshop cost includes the cost of the pattern, which you can take home with you after the class.

To attend this workshop we would expect you to be able to do some basic sewing.  If you are unable to sew but are interested in this sewing course, please sign up to a beginner sewing course first. Many thanks.


Wednesday 30th March AND Wednesday 6th April 2022 - 10:15AM-1:15PM

Please note, all adults must wear a mask throughout the workshop. If you, or any one else in your household is displaying Covid-19 like symptoms, please do not attend the workshop.

Please read our Workshop Booking Terms and Conditions thoroughly prior to booking a space on a workshop - thank you.