Just finished a lovely afternoon at the ‘Thrifty Stitcher’ in London.
Just take along whatever project you’re working on – or want to begin and spend 3 hours getting expert tuition and help. I think they call the sessions ‘SOS workshop’.
The women running it are fab, and are professional theatre costume designers and tailors, so I doubt there is much they don’t know, or have not done, although I’m a novice, so only just starting to sew really.
I managed to alter a skirt, after losing weight I’m determined not to buy a whole new wardrobe, but learn some skills to just take in all the nice clothes I already have.
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Did you get good advice? I am wondering about this type of lengthening also.
I would also like to get the lesson plans and the rest of the materials.
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I know it’s 5 years gone, but what did you wear?
Hmmm, i’d google tutorials on sewing godets as i imagine the method would be the same