Dressmaking - Make Activewear Leggings with My Handmade Wardrobe Patterns

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Join us to learn how to sew a perfectly comfortable pair of leggings, either for yoga, running or relaxing.

Choose how you make your leggings;
Learn how to stitch stretchy fabric with a regular sewing machine, or use an overlocker to construct your garment!

Finish the hems with twin needle stitching or zigzag

During the workshop you will learn how to:

  • Cut and sew jersey or sportswear lycra fabric
  • Use an overlocker or a sewing machine to construct you leggings
  • Insert elastic
  • Make perfectly fitting sportswear

What is included:
Use of all machines and equipment
Your pattern 
Tea and biscuits

What you need to bring:
1.5m of cotton with elastane or sportswear knit fabric with at least 50% stretch.

You are welcome to buy fabrics from our range or bring your own. We recommend you pre-wash all fabrics to be used in dressmaking so please allow time for this.  

Suitable for: Level 4 (Beginner Dressmaker)Level 5 (Advanced Techniques)

Workshop levels explained

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