This is a 3-part class, during which you'll make a vintage pattern and apron from start to finish! Alyssa Breeden, shop manager at Civvies and owner of Home.Sewn Handmade Home Goods, will provide instruction over the three days of classes.
We'll be making vintage cocktail aprons from a pattern found in a magazine from 1945.
Skills: basic pattern drafting, gathering, pockets, stitching, understanding yardage and layout, appliqué and printing.
WHEN: March 4, 11 & 18 (3 sessions)
WHERE: EBM Vintage, 839 Chapel Street, New Haven
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate to advanced
WHAT TO BRING: Feel free to bring your own fabric (you'll need at least two yards - heavy weight is best) and basic sewing tools (scissors, pins, etc). We also have lots of beautiful material to choose from here, which will be available for purchase at a discount.
COST: $75. Class space is very limited, so be sure to sign up in advance!