Learn to sew a custom designed kitchen apron at The Makehouse. This workshop is a great way to grow your confidence and practice your basic sewing skills. Sew for one yourself, or make a gift for someone you love!
You’ll begin by planning your design and cutting out your fabrics. We have a few different styles to choose from. We will then show you how to construct your apron using the sewing machine and pressing techniques.
In this workshop you will learn:
- How to sew curves
- How to create neat corners
- How to sew bias binding
- How to top-stitch
- How to make a custom apron
Skill requirements: Basic sewing machine skills required.
Material requirements: You will need to bring 1-1.5 meters of cotton or cotton/linen and a spool of co-ordinating thread. Fabric purchased at The Makehouse will be discounted by 20%.
Equipment requirements: Please note that we provide a sewing machine for you to use in the studio, but you are more than welcome to bring your machine from home. If you’d like to bring your home machine, please remember to bring the manual (and foot pedal/power cord) and arrive 10 minutes prior to the scheduled time.
Group size: We like to keep our workshops cozy and fun, so attendance is limited to 4 guests.