Dressmaking: My Handmade Wardrobe Cosy Jersey Dress

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With the Cosy Jersey Tunic and Dress pattern you can wrap yourself up in stretchy handmade-ness - This dress is like a hug that keeps giving all day!
Make the dress version in viscose jersey for a soft and slinky cover up smart enough for the office, comfy enough for after-work drinks/sofa veg-out! 
Or make the tunic length with sleeves in snuggly brushed-back sweat for weekend warmth.

During the workshop you will learn how to:

  • Measure yourself to decide which size to make
  • Cut fabric using a pattern
  • Sew straight, neat seams with the correct seam allowance.
  • Work with stretch jersey fabric
  • Finish raw edges on the inside of your garment
  • Finish a hem
  • Make a garment from scratch!

What is included:

  • Use of all machines and equipment
  • Your exclusive Crafty Sew&So pattern 
  • Tea and biscuits

What you need to bring:

  • 2.3m of 150cm wide mid-heavy weight jersey for the Tunic with long sleeves OR
  • 2.7m of light-mid wight jersey for the dress version with out sleeves

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.

There is a maximum of 4 guests in this workshop.

Suitable for: Level 4 (Beginner Dressmaker)

Workshop levels explained

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