DATE, TIME AND LOCATION
Various dates available, 11am - 5.30pm
Arch 359 Westgate Street, London, E8 3RN
The workshop will take place in our shop in between Broadway Market and Mare Street. It's about 15 minutes walk from Bethnal Green tube station, 5 minutes from London Fields and Cambridge Heath Overground stations.
You will sew one full cup underwired bra using the Cloth Habit Harriet Bra
pattern over a full day class. You will need to provide your size before class so that we can prepare the pattern for you (we will help with measuring). The class will be taught by Hannah and Rosie from The New Craft House. You will leave the class with a complete underwired bra.
The Harriet bra has a three piece cup and is available from size 28A-42H.
STUDENTS WILL LEARN:
+ Choosing fabrics and notions for bra making
+ Cutting, marking and sewing stretch fabrics
+ Tips for sewing silk lingerie
+ Finishing seams and edge stitches for sewing lingerie
+ Choosing and applying elastics
+ Basic pattern adjustments
+Use of all tools including our Pfaff Quilt Ambition 2.0 sewing machines. If you'd prefer to bring your own machine then that is absolutely fine.
+ All materials for sewing up a silk and lace bra.
+ A pre-cut Harriet bra pattern
to take away and we'll send you a link to download the full pattern after the class.
+ Drinks and snacks throughout the class
STUDENTS WILL NEED TO BRING:
+ Nothing! Everything you need for this class is included in the price. You may want to bring a notebook for some extra notes, but we will have printed handouts available.
WHO IS THIS CLASS FOR?
This class is suitable for advanced beginners. You must be able to confidently use a sewing machine. The class will be max 8 people.
Hannah and Rosie have run The New Craft House for 5 years and have taught hundreds of students from their East London studio. Passionate about slow fashion and creating a unique handmade wardrobe, they're keen to share these skills with their students in a welcoming and friendly environment. Hannah's dog Twigs might be in the office, please let us know if you'd rather she wasn't and we will find a dog sitter!
Payment plans are available - drop us an email for more information! email@example.com