Sewing the Perfect Shirt! - 2 Day Workshop

Sewing the Perfect Shirt! - 2 Day Workshop


2 Day Shirt Making - Bring your own pattern!
Our shirt workshop is back!

Next Dates:

Group 1: 3rd + 4th Jan
Group 2: 15th + 16th Feb
Group 3: 17th +18th April

10am - 5pm

In this workshop you can work with any shirt pattern you choose. You will need to purchase this beforehand. Please contact the studio with the pattern brand and number, so we can advise.

If you would like to view various patterns that are available, please take a look on the SewDirect website. If you would like us to order them for you, please contact the studio. We will need to have 10 days notice before your booking date, for the pattern to arrive on time.

During the workshop we will work on techniques in the follwing areas:

1. Sizing and measurements
2. Reading a pattern
3. Cutting out a garment
4. Pockets
5. Yokes and the buritto method
6. Shirt collars
7. Button stands
8. Button holes and buttons
9. Sleeves
10. Plackets and cuffs

This workshop is for suitbale for men's, womens and childrenswear.

If this is the first shirt you are making, it is advisable to stick with cotton shirting type fabrics. Nothing too thick or thin, and silky.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.


Craig Parr at The Fashion Box


718-722 Seven Sisters Road
Greater London
N15 5NH

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Seniors
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers


2 days (10:00am to 4:00pm)

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