Sewing & Patternmaking Intermediate: Women’s Shirtdress


8 session course for a total of 20 hours

Make a classic collared Shirt-dress in your own size! Pick up essential shirt-making techniques with our easy-to-understand lessons in small-class sizes taught by friendly trainers!

The classic button-up Work-Shirt is a staple of any wardrobe. Forget the endless struggle to find one that fits you perfectly off the rack, here’s your chance to tailor a custom collared piece for yourself!

Develop your basic block to a button-up shirt-dress complete with shirt yoke, collar, collar stand, set-in sleeves and tower sleeve placket. We will take you through these shirtmaking construction techniques: Front placket construction, "Burrito" yoke method for clean finish, Setting in sleeves, Barrel cuffs & tower sleeve plackets, Collar & collar stand construction and narrow hemming curves.

What You’ll Learn

  • How to develop basic blocks to full collared shirt with sleeves.
  • Hands-on stitching practice and effective sewing steps for shirt-making.
  • understanding of drafting patterns, layout and cutting on-grain
All sewing tools and domestic machines provided - fabric not included. Non-stretch cotton fabrics recommended. Please get in touch for any clarifications.
Classes start on time, please arrive on-time if possible!

In addition to class hours, courses include ONE optional replacement class; additional studio time is charged at $10/hr (We suggest taking Sewing & Patternmaking Basic: Womenswear as a prerequisite, but it is not necessarily a requirement. Please contact us to discuss your level of experience.)

Event Timeline
Mon May 23, 2016
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM SGT
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S&P Intermediate: Shirt-Dress $510.00
Venue Address
10A Trengganu Street Singapore 058464 Singapore
(3 min walk) From Chinatown MRT Station take Exit A, take the first right onto Trengganu Street
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