Sewing with Mexican Oilcloth and making a Toiletries Case ✄

What to Bring

  • 40cm x 60cm piece of Mexican Oilcloth
  • 35cm chunky closed end zip
  • 100m matching sewing machine thread

What to Wear

  • Casual

Appropriate For

  • ✄ Students who have completed Sewing Basics weeks 1 & 2, or those that can thread up and use the basics of a sewing machine

Sewing with Mexican Oilcloth and making a Toiletries Case ✄

About This Class

Class Schedule

  • Two hours in duration

What You Will Learn

  • How to work with Mexican Oilcloth
  • The various types of zips and how they can be inserted
  • How to box out corners

What You Get

  • A toiletries case made by you!
  • Instructions to make more
  • Details of the pattern


Pattern Design: A toiletries case made from Mexican Oilcloth, absolutely perfect for a Christmas gift!

Merchandise available with class booking:

  1. Orange tropical birds, yellow zip & yellow thread
  2. Grey with pink cherry blossoms, white zip & white thread
  3. Black with gold polka dots, black zip & black thread

A note on Supplies: If purchasing your own laminated textiles or Mexican Oilcloth check in the store if it can be sewn on a domestic sewing machine. You don't want to go too heavy in weight.

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This class was so good! Recommend it to anyone with basic sewing skills. The best part is that you leave on the day with a fully finished piece and the ability to knock up one of these beauties any time you realise you're a present short!