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DIY wardrobe: Learn to sew clothes in 5 weeks

76 Botany Rd
Waterloo NSW 2017
The Nest Creative Space

Tuesdays, 5:30pm to 8pm Tuesday 30 March to Tuesday 27 April

These weekly sessions allow you to gain confidence in learning to sew your own clothes - you'll learn how to measure yourself, decide which size and fabric to pick and learn lots of new skills to start sewing your own wardrobe! 

Next workshop:

This workshop runs over 5 consecutive Tuesday Evenings.

Next Workshop - 30th March - 27th April 5.30pm - 8.00pm


Beginner level - however, we recommend that you already know how to thread and use a sewing machine. You can check out our Learn To Sew workshop or Contact Us to arrange a 1:1 beforehand.

You'll learn how to:

  • Take your own measurements

  • Read a pattern and decide which size to cut

  • Follow sewing instructions and think about the order of construction

  • Create a professional finish

  • Gain confidence in using a sewing machine and overlocker

  • Start sewing your own clothes so you can continue at home!

What's included:

  • Sewing Machines

  • Overlockers

  • Cutting Tables

  • Tools and Equipment

  • Plenty of Hand Sanitizer and Wipes!

Feel free to bring your own equipment if you'd prefer!

What you'll need to bring:

  • Beginners Sewing Pattern (Email us beforehand to check suitability, we will also send some suggestions beforehand.)

  • Fabric, threads and trims etc. for your project

  • Notebook

All of our events are limited to small numbers to comply with Covid-19 physical distancing measures.

For more information including pricing.

Run in association with the City Of Sydney. 

Covid-safe information

You will be required to complete a booking form beforehand to confirm you have not been to any covid hotspots. You will also be required to sign in upon arrival.

Contact event organiser

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