Description

We are going to make a lovely little shift dress, easy to pop on and and just the right amount challenge to sew. It closes with a button above a key hole opening at the back.  We can make it without sleeves for the warmer weather.

*We've listed more material than is required just in case. 

We'll teach just what you need to know to walk out with a finished garment at the end of the day. We know that achieving results is an important part of keeping teen sewers motivated to continue!

Bookings and Cancellations Policy – Click Here

This class is only offered during the School holidays. Our school holiday program is hosted by our super talented, super nice and super fun instructors.

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Class Schedule

What you will learn
  • Using a pattern, tracing out and cutting out fabric
  • Stitching seams.
  • Getting a professional finish
What you will get
  • A handmade dress

What to bring
  • Matching thread
  • 2 metres of a medium weight cotton fabric (no stretchy, or slippery fabrics). This dress isn't lined
  • Button
  • Snacks, lunch and a bottle of water
What to wear

comfy clothes and proper shoes (no thongs)

Appropriate for

Children aged nine to fourteen years. To participate in this class you must have taken our Holiday Sewing: Learn to Sew for Kids


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Thread Den

Vendor sincce 2013

Have you played with the idea of learning to sew? Do you day dream about making your own clothes? 

At Thread Den it's just like a friend (a super nice clever one) teaching you and a few friends to sew. There is no need to clear off a space and find somewhere to work at home. 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. Everything is right here. Students simply need to bring along their fabric, matching thread and notions like buttons, zips, etc.  Your teachers have years of experience, their own labels and businesses, and the desire to share their skills and craftsmanship with you.

Thread Den is located at Level 1, 329 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy. Start at the very beginning, take your skills to the next level, or find your own unique style.

Bookings and Cancellations Policy Link - http://www.threadden.com/_pages/bookings_cancellations.html

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

On occasion, Thread Den is forced to cancel a class due to low booking numbers. We really don't like to do this as we love to teach people to sew, knit and crochet, but if we don't cover our costs we can't run the class. In instances where Thread Den must cancel a class, enrolled participants will be notified 24 hours or more prior to the scheduled class and will receive a credit for a replacement class or a refund as required.

There are no refunds due to change of mind.

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Terms & Conditions

Cancellations of Bookings Policy

  • If you provide notice seven or more days prior to the start of your course, you will need to pay an administration fee of $10.
  • Cancellations or changes made with less than seven days notice before the start of a course, will forfeit 50% of the paid class fee.
  • Cancellations or changes made less than 48 hours prior to class commencement will forfeit the full course fee paid.

If you miss the second or subsequent sessions of course, you cannot be reimbursed for that session. You are encouraged to come in and use the Sewing Lounge during hours so you hopefully still finish your project.

Transfers of your course or workshop booking to a friend or family are fine.

Payment Policy:

Classes at Thread Den frequently become fully booked, so we require full payment to be made at the time of booking to secure your place. 

Payment can be made conveniently online with credit card, or at the store in cash, EFT or credit card or even via credit card over the phone.

Unfortunately, we can't tentatively hold or pencil in places without payment.

Thank you for reading all the details.

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Georgina

08 January 2017 • Holiday Sewing: a Kids Dress for Intermediates

Lots of fun learning to make a summer dress. My daughter was so happy with her dress she wore it on Xmas Day. Thanks Thread Den for a great follow on to sewing basics.