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Sew a liberty sweater

76 Botany Rd
Waterloo NSW 2017
Located within The Nest Creative Space

Saturday 10 July from 10pm to Sunday 11 July 3:30pm

Sew a cosy liberty jumper and learn new skills working with stretch!

You'll learn how to measure yourself, choose your size and how to work with sweatshirt fabric and ribbing! All fabric, trims and thread are included in the price! 

The sweater is an oversized fit, you can choose to size down if you'd prefer a tighter style. There will be a selection for you to try on before you cut your fabric so you can get the right fit for you!


Beginner level - however, we require that you already know how to thread and use a sewing machine and sew a basic seam. You can check out our Learn To Sew workshop if you're in need of a refresher!

You'll learn how to:

  • Measure yourself and choose your size

  • Cut and sew sweat shirting

  • Select the correct machine settings and needles for stretch

  • Use an overlocker

  • Sew in sleeves

  • Sew ribbing to finish neck and hems

What's Included:

  • Oversized sweatshirt pattern

  • Liberty sweatshirt fabric - please add your preference at checkout!

  • Ribbing fabric

  • Threads

  • Sewing Machines

  • Overlocker

  • Scissors

  • Pins etc. 

  • Lots of tea and coffee

  • Hand Sanitizer and Wipes!

What to bring:

  • Lunch - There will be a 30-minute break.

If you'd like to bring your own machine then that's great, just drop us an email beforehand.

Supported by City Of Sydney.

Covid-safe information

You will be required to confirm you have not been to any covid-19 hotspots via a booking form beforehand. As well as signing in upon arrival.

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