Make a girl's pinafore dress


This is an easy,  versatile little dress with no zips.  It buttons at the shoulder.

You will have step by step instructions on cutting and putting it together Learn how to make buttonholes and sew on buttons.

For a summer dresses, there are lots of pretty cottons to choose from.

For autumn/ winter you could choose a fine needle cord  for more warmth and add a lining.


Age          3             4              5             6             7

Chest     55cm     56cm        59cm      61cm   64cm

Fabric

115cm    1.10     1.10           1.10         1.30       1.70


Don't forget to allow a little extra fabric if you have a large pattern to match.


Have a look at my Pinterest board for more options



Venue, as above

A set of 3 sessions suitable for people who have some sewing experience. 


  • You will learn about laying out a pattern  
  • cutting fabric
  •  assembling pattern pieces 
  • fitting
  • depending on the style chosen, you can learn to put in sleeves. and/or a zip


You will get help and guidance to read and understand commercial pattern instructions.


When you book your sessions we will discuss patterns and fabrics.


Have a look at my Pinterest boards for inspiration. I have chosen some patterns that I think will be pretty straight forward for new sewists.






Venue:   Address given on booking.

(Near The Ancient Briton, St Albans.  Easy parking}                

You can pay here by Pay Pal

​or I can give my bank details ​on request.

Make a  dress                    


3 Sessions £75



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