Make a lined curtain - Beginners plus
Class duration: 3 hours
Class price: £55
What will I make: A lined curtain sample
Class materials: included
Curtains can be very expensive to order, so why don’t you learn how to make them yourself? In this class you will learn to make a a pencil pleat lined curtain. You will need to have basic sewing skills and ideally you would have already attended our "Sew simple" or "LayOnMe" cushion class.
This class will cover constructing a sample curtain using hand and machine stitching, measuring and calculating fabric requirements for your window. All materials are included. The skills that you will gain in making a pencil pleat lined curtain are:
- - Estimating fabric quantities
- - Calculate drops & widths
- - Allowances for hems & turnings
- - Select & apply headings
- - Assemble pieces together
With the knowledge gained in making this sample curtain, you will be able to go away and make your very own curtains for your home.
What do I need to bring?
Nothing! All sewing machines, and equipment are provided, as well as all the fabric and materials required. Refreshments and biscuits are included and a glass of wine for all evening classes to help create a seamless atmosphere.
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