Knickers / Briefs Sewing Workshop
Great workshop to use up scraps of jersey fabrics
Featuring: Fitted at the low/middle waist and hips medium cut briefs. Offered with a low rise and medium or high rise with control waistband. Can be made with a fixed (2 fully enclosed gusset seams) or floating gusset (1 gusset seam in the back). The leg openings have 2 different cut lines for different finishes: braided or clear elastic, picot elastic, fold-over elastic, stretch lace trim or regular bands. Offers full coverage in the front and in the back. Comfortable control waistband option (for high and medium rise) offers additional support around the abdomen area. Very beginner friendly project with lots of options.
Options for the rise:
Low rise finished with a regular/picot/FOE elastic, stretch lace trim or a regular band.
Medium and high rise finished with a control waistband.
Options for the leg finishes:
* Clear/braided elastic
* Picot elastic (scalloped edge elastic)
* Fold-over elastic (FOE)
* Stretch lace trim
* Regular bands (no additional supplies needed)
Techniques to master: topstitching, attaching FOE, attaching lace trim, attaching picot elastic.
This pattern is designed to get professionally looking garment using a standard sewing machine.
Included in this workshop
Fabric, threads, elastics, sewing pattern and instructions
Use of Janome Digital Sewing machines M100 QDC
The address is as follows:
174 Derby Road
Nottingham. NG9 7AY
There is limited on-street parking in Stapleford so we recommend one of the Broxtowe council carparks the nearest being Halls Road (2 minute walk) https://www.broxtowe.gov.uk/for-you/roads-parking-travel/car-parks/stapleford-car-parks/
If you are arriving from Nottingham or Derby via the Trent Barton I4 the stop is Halls Road.
If you’ve any questions about accessibility or parking for blue badge holders then let me know.
No refreshments are provided for this workshop, however you may wish bring a bottle of water with a replaceable lid into the classroom with you.