Thread Den

Thread Den

Collingwood, VIC 3066

Holiday Intermediates: Sewing a Kids Skirt

What to Bring

  • snacks, lunch and a bottle of water
  • 1 metre of elastic that is 1.5-2cm wide
  • 2.5 metres of quilting cotton (no stretchy, or slippery fabrics). Note - this skirt isn't lined
  • Thread - at least 200m of cotton sewing machine thread

What to Wear

  • Comfy clothes and proper shoes (no thongs).

Appropriate For

  • Children aged 9 to 14 years

Holiday Intermediates: Sewing a Kids Skirt

About This Class

Class Schedule

  • Five hours in duration.

What You Will Learn

  • How to use a pattern, trace and cut out
  • Inserting an elastic waist band or zipper
  • Hemming

What You Get

  • A handmade skirt made by you!


In this class students will make an elastic waist twirly skirt.  The skirt is a simple design with an elastic waist and soft folds.  

If your child's waist is bigger than 70cm, let us know in the special requirements and we'll make sure we have smaller ladies patterns out as well.

Skill Level:      2 Day Sewing Basics Completed

To participate in this class you must have taken our Kids 2 Day Sewing Basics program.

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This class is offered on one day during the School holidays. Our kids classes are hosted by our super talented, super nice and super fun instructors.

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