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Sewing Workshop: Fit & Sew Knits

Knits for Real People

Knits are everywhere today, from casual to formal wear – nothing is off limits.  They are quick and easy to sew and fabulous to wear.  Learn the latest fitting and sewing techniques for knits. 

In this 3 day workshop you will create 2 garments:

  • Utilize the basic T-shirt (M6355 or M6964), learn to fit and sew a basic t-shirt (tank or dress).
  • Using your customized basic, let your imagination run wild and create something new – modify the neckline or sleeves, colour block, make a woven shell, turn it into a jacket.
  • Leave the workshop understanding how to:
    • Select your correct size
    • Master the Palmer/Pletsch FIT process (as it pertains to the bodice)
    • Understand the fit differences between woven and knits
    • Learn sewing techniques & supplies relevant to knits
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Cost:   $295 + GST (includes pattern) + $30 Kit fee (Fitting essentials)

Skill Level:  Basic sewing experience required.

Please note this is a 19.5 hour workshop held over 3 days.  Only one workshop is being offered at this time.

Dates:   Jan 8, 15, 22,  2022    9:00a.m.-4:00p.m.

Location:   Calgary, AB

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