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Hello Stitch Studio

Learn to Sew Garments I - Afternoon Session

Interested in learning how to sew your own clothes? You've come to the right place! In this 3-course series, you will learn everything you need to know to get started on your handmade wardrobe adventure! Afternoon Session

This class is SOLD OUT! Please contact us if you would like to be put on the waitlist.
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Learn to Sew Garments I - Afternoon Session
Learn to Sew Garments I - Afternoon Session

Time & Location

Feb 02, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Hello Stitch Studio, 1708 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94703, USA

About the Event

Interested in learning how to sew your own clothes? You've come to the right place! At Hello Stitch, we have everything you'll need to give garment sewing a try without having to invest big $$ in tools and equipment. In this 3-course series, you will learn everything you need to know to get started on your handmade wardrobe adventure!

Class 1: Introduction to the Sewing Machine + Make an Infinity Scarf

February 2, 2pm - 4:30pm

Learn how to:

  • thread a sewing machine
  • wind a bobbin
  • lay out & cut fabric
  • make an infinity scarf

Class 2: How to Read a Sewing Pattern

February 9, 2pm-5pm

Learn how to:

  • read a sewing pattern, decoding the info on the pattern envelope
  • measure yourself and choosing pattern size
  • understand the symbols and information printed on the pattern pieces
  • choose the right fabric for a pattern
  • how to cut out a pattern, lay out the fabric, pin the pattern pieces, cut out and mark your fabric

Class 3: Make a Top

February 16, 2pm-5:30pm

Make the Sorbetto Top from Colette or the Athina Top from Tessuti (both are free patterns) and learn how to:

  • make simple pattern adjustments
  • properly cut out and mark fabric
  • tips for sewing your top together

Skill level: Beginner (101)

You may not finish your project during class time, but don’t fret! Included with this class, you also get 2 free day passes to Hello Stitch that can be used any time we are open, Wednesday - Sunday, 10am - 8pm and are valid for one month after the date of your last class.

About the instructor:

Beth Galvin started sewing at age 7 and can sew everything from casual knit tops to tailored jackets to over the top party dresses. She has a popular sewing blog, Sunnygal Studio where she shares her tips and tricks and she also blogs for Craftsy. Beth loves to help people get the pattern they love to fit the way they want. She is brilliant at adding stylish little details that make your projects look professional and special, but what's even better is that she has figured out how to make it easier! One of her favorite things is to teach you the tips and shortcuts that will make your sewing faster and also more fun. Sign up for one of Beth's classes and let her teach you how satisfying it can be to sew great clothes that make you look great!

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Tickets

  • Non-Member Registration

    $160.00
    Sold Out
  • Member Only Registration

    This is a ticket for Hello Stitch Member use only

    $136.00

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