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Jersey Day

Jersey Day

Duration: 6 hours

Price: £89

Book with: Jules Fallon
at Sew Me Something

Unit 3B, Grove Business Park
Atherstone On Stour
CV37 8DX

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About the Course

Does the thought of sewing with jersey knits make you break out in a cold sweat? Fear not we will show you how to tackle this most forgiving of fabrics.

In the morning we will show you a range of different ways of sewing jersey knits both with an overlocker and an ordinary sewing machine. You will try these out and keep a record of your samples to refer back to when making up jersey at home.

Then in the afternoon you can put into practice what you've learnt to make up your own t-shirt using the right techniques and skills.

You will need to have done some dressmaking before but not necessarily used an overlocker.

"Was a bit nervous that I wouldn't have the skills needed as I'm a bit rusty on the sewing machine. I shouldn't have worried as the day was so relaxed and perfectly easy to follow. Lots of space for each person. I learnt so much in one day and yes I'm another overlocker convert! There was plenty of time to make a T-shirt and I wore it home! Expect to eat cake and more cake and be made lots of cuppas."

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

We will provide all the sample fabrics, tools and equipment. There will be plenty of tea, coffee and cake to keep you sewing but you will need to bring some lunch with you.

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Course Start Dates

Friday 17th January 2020

  • Daytime (weekdays)
  • Disabled access
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for all abilities