Stitch and Bitch, Ladies Sewing Nights, Toronto.
Welcome to our Stitch and Bitch Sewing Nights. This is a fun and light-hearted way to meet new people, learn a new skill and be creative. Classes are held in the evenings at the studio at the store with small groups of up to seven or eight people.
Pics from one of our Stitch and Bitch Sessions.
BYOB. Bring some vino / beer if you like. We will share it out over the three weeks. Let's have some fun.
This time, classes are $145. No experience necessary (but if any of the previous girls wish to return, we can work on something more difficult).
Location: Studio at the Irish Design House, Queen & Broadview. (click for directions)
Time & Date: February: Tuesday 13th, Tuesday 20th + Tuesday 27th. 7:00pm - 10:00pm.
March: Tuesday 6th, Tuesday 13th + Tuesday 20th. 7:00pm - 10:00pm
FEBRUARY SCHEDULE: . Design and make a summer skirt ($145.00)
Class 1: Intro to sewing and becoming familiar with the sewing machine. Begin drafting a paper pattern for our skirt design. Select fabrics we wish to use for the design.
Class 2: Complete drafting the pattern. Choose fabric and cut out all fabric. Begin sewing together.
Class 3: Continue sewing pieces together. Add any hand-sewing details.
I will assist with everything along the way. If you would like to keep it simple that's great, if you want to make it more complex that's also great, but this will take more time.
MARCH SCHEDULE:. Design and make door-stoppers and draft excluders ($130.00)
APRIL SCHEDULE - NO CLASSES DURING APRIL
Class 1: Intro to sewing and becoming familiar with the sewing machine. Begin drafting a paper pattern for our chosen design. Select fabrics we wish to use for the design. If the designs are simple you may be able to make multiple items during the time.
Class 2: Complete drafting the pattern. Choose fabric and cut out all fabric. Begin sewing together. I will be showing you to hand sew and create interesting techniques by patch working and sewing layers of fabric together.
Class 3: Continue sewing pieces together. Add any hand-sewing details. Work on finishing the item(s) during this class.
Sign up now to book your place.
Payment: e-transfer to sinead firstname.lastname@example.org ($130)
When payment has been received, your place is booked.
Max. 8 students.
If you would like to attend this session but would rather make something else, you are welcome to attend and I will gladly help with your own ideas.
Some pics and ideas below for inspiration. Please feel free to ask questions on this page and add your own inspiration / ideas. Great pics on Pinterest and Instagram.
Door Stopper and Draft Excluder Inspiration: