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from AU$315.00/head

Your Exclusive Cape-making Workshop

Make your choice of design variations


Available Days: Thu, Fri, Sat
9 hours
Group Size: 2 - 4
Over 20 people have attended this class
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Description

This is an opportunity to make the Cape in Winter 2020.  This workshop takes place over nine hours to make a fully lined cape.  If you have access to a sewing machine and are prepared to do homework in between sessions, we can reduce the total hours in a private workshop booking. With different design variations you have the option to choose; 

  • elbow or hip length,
  • collar, hood or a modern collarless finish, 
  • arm holes, arm slits or take the easier option and don't worry about either.  

Be inspired by our Pinterest Board of capes - click here.

This pattern's lovely fit comes from the shaped front and back yokes.  This is a one size fits all pattern.

Workshop skill levels explained – click here.

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What you will learn
  • Insert a lining with professional finish
  • Fabric preparation, pattern placement, marking and cutting technique
  • Sewing darts, pleats, attaching a hood or collar
What you will get
  • Your own cape made by you
  • Instructions to make the cape
  • A copy of the cape pattern
Parking Info
  • Level 1, 329 Brunswick St, Fitzroy. Look for the red door.
  • Most Brunswick St parking is ticketed & max' 2hrs. However, longer time parking is available in the paid Coles Car Park.
  • Public Transport is the ideal way to get here - jump on the 11 tram & get off at Johnston St.

What to bring
  • 0.3m interfacing
  • Matching sewing machine thread
  • 1 x fastener/toggle or 1-2 x feature buttons & 1-2 x sew on snap closures
  • Woven Fabric: 2.2m for hip length or 1.2m for elbow length - medium weight fabric wools and wool blends, corduroy, cotton drills...
  • Woven Lining Fabric: 2.2m for hip length or 1.2m for elbow length - cute peak-a-boo designs are great and look for something that feels fabulous against your skin
What to wear

Casual

Appropriate for

✄✄ Perfect for students who have made a simple garment like an A line skirt or pyjama pants.


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Thread Den

Vendor since 2013

Learn to sew, craft and create - face-to-face and online.

Located on Melbourne's vibrant Brunswick Street, in Fitzroy. At Thread Den you can start at the very beginning, take your skills to the next level, and find your own unique style.

Thread Den has developed a model for online workshops that is supportive and nurturing, designed to make each student feel like the focus of our attention. The wonderful feedback received from our online participants has uplifted us [teachers] during this time so much! Online workshops will continue to be part of Thread Den’s workshop schedule and we can't wait to incorporate the great teaching tools and methods we’ve used online when we teach off line.

At Thread Den it's just like a friend (a super nice clever one) teaching you and a few friends to sew, craft and create. When you come in; take advantage of having all the equipment on hand, lovely big cutting tables, smooth running Janomes with plenty of feet accessories, inspiring resources, and friendly people to chat to.  

Your teachers have years of experience, their own labels and businesses, and the desire to share their skills and craftsmanship with you.


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Refund & Cancellation Policy

Refunding Your Booking

  • All refunds are subject to a 25% administration fee.
  • Refunds will only be processed back to the original method of payment.
  • Refunds are processed as soon as practicable. While Thread Den’s part of the process should be undertaken within three days of notice, the combination of the bookings platform and your banking institution’s processes will also influence the exact amount of time taken for you to receive the refund.

Cancelling Your Booking

  • If you no longer wish to attend a workshop, we require notice at least 24 hours or more prior to commencement. It is essential that you receive acknowledgment from us as well.
  • The Refund Policy will be applied.
  • No refund, transfer or credit will be supplied if you have made a cancellation request the day before, the day of, or any time after a course start.

Transferring Your Booking

  • If you wish to transfer your booking to another workshop we require at least fourteen days notice prior to the start date of your original booking.
  • Bookings without date changes can be transferred to another person without incurring any penalties.
  • Changes to your workshop, or the commencement date (within all other terms) will incur a $10 administration fee.
  • Changes to your booking date will not reset the fourteen day notice period.

Effective 26 May 2020

This policy is available for viewing on our website - https://threadden.com/about/bookings-and-cancellations-policy/




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Terms & Conditions

For face-to-face workshop s - if you feel unwell, do not attend your workshop. With supply of a medical certificate or COVID-19 testing referral covering the date of your workshop you will be able to transfer your booking without incurring any penalties.

Refund Policy 

  • All refunds are subject to a 25% administration fee.
  • Refunds will only be processed back to the original method of payment.
  • Refunds are processed as soon as practicable. While Thread Den’s part of the process should be undertaken within three days of notice, the combination of the bookings platform and your banking institution’s processes will also influence the exact amount of time taken for you to receive the refund.

Cancelling Your Booking 

  • If you no longer wish to attend a workshop, we require notice at least 24 hours or more prior to commencement. It is essential that you receive acknowledgment from us as well.
  • The Refund Policy will be applied.
  • No refund, transfer or credit will be supplied if you have made a cancellation request the day before, the day of, or any time after a course start.

Transferring Your Booking

  • If you wish to transfer your booking to another workshop we require at least fourteen days notice prior to the start date of your original booking.
  • Bookings without date changes can be transferred to another person without incurring any penalties.
  • Changes to your workshop, or the commencement date (within all other terms) will incur a $10 administration fee.
  • Changes to your booking date will not reset the fourteen day notice period.

Medical Events

  • Your safety is our priority, we reserve the right to make decisions if necessary to preserve the safety of all. 
  • If you feel unwell, do not attend your workshop. With supply of a medical certificate or copy of a COVID-19 testing referral you will be able to transfer your booking without incurring any penalties.
  • In the event of a medical emergency we may have to seek ambulance services on your behalf and at your expense.

Course Cancellations 

  • Classes are subject to sufficient enrolment numbers.
  • We reserve the right to cancel any scheduled course. In the event of a cancellation, students will be notified two days before the scheduled start date and refunds will be provided.


This policy can be viewed on our website - https://threadden.com/about/bookings-and-cancellations-policy/

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Melanie

17 August 2018 • Your Exclusive Cape-making Workshop

Loving my new cape, thanks to the excellent women at Thread Den who were there every step of the way at the classes!

Catherine

13 August 2018 • Your Exclusive Cape-making Workshop

I love my new cape - it is warm and has arm holes!

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