Get Creative [Learn to Sew]

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Wollongong Library

41 Burelli Street Wollongong

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Get Skilled with Wollongong City Libraries to learn something new.

Get sewing in this series of workshops. Suitable for beginners, you will learn the basics - cutting from a pattern, measuring, pockets, hems, elasticated waistbands and more as you make a cushion cover, skirt, pyjama pants and your own choice item with a zip. Bring your own fabric as indicated.

WORKSHOP 1: Cushion Cover, pillow style – Bring 1m cotton fabric, 4 buttons, cushion insert

WORKSHOP 2: Skirt with pockets – Bring non-stretch fabric to measure twice the desired skirt length, plus an extra 50cm to allow for pockets, roll of elastic (maximum width 3cm) Note: the elastic leftover from this roll will be used in future week workshops.

WORKSHOP 3: Pyjama pants – Bring soft cotton fabric; waist to ankle length x 2, roll of elastic from previous weeks workshop

WORKSHOP 4: Zip it up – Own choice item, selected from patterns supplied, bring fabric as required and zip, based on item being made.

Bookings are essential and spaces are limited.

If you are unable to attend please cancel your tickets as soon as possible. This will enable others to participate in the session.

Feel free to bring your own sewing machine as long as it is in good working order.

For more information please contact Wollongong Library on (02) 4227 7414

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