November 1st, 2nd, & 3rd from 6-9pm
This is an intermediate level sewing class including, THREE 3-hour sessions. This class will provide instruction on darts, facings and linings. Please be sure you have basic sewing knowledge before signing up.
This class is for a casual blazer featuring 3/4 length sleeves, a turned up French seamed cuff and side seam pockets (non-cropped versions), with cropped and sleeveless variations. Designed with a generous amount of ease for a laid back style, this blazer is the perfect throw-it-over-everything wardrobe staple.
3 Day – 3 Hours Each/Pattern Provided
Instructor: Bini Leach
3/4 Sleeve Long Variation
45” – 2 ¾ yd
60” – 2 yd
Cropped or Sleeveless Variation
45” – 2 ¼ yd
60” – 1 5/8 yd
Lining All Variations
45” – 2 ¼ yd
60” – 1 1/8 yd
¼ yd fusible
1- 1 ½ yd hem binding (optional)
Tools provided for use during class:
Light to medium weight woven fabrics with a bit of body will work best, such as cotton, linen, chambray, wool crepe, flannel, soft denim, wool, tweed and poplin. Stable knits such as ponte or double knits would also be great for a more advanced version. For the lining, lightweight wovens are best, such as 100% cotton lawn or silk habotai. Bini has made this Blazer dozens of times and in as many fabrics. Don’t hesitate to ask for help.
You will receive a 15% discount the day of your class! Please arrive 30 minutes early if you are purchasing your class supplies.
If you are unable to finish your project during the allotted class time - don't worry! You will be granted one free hour of open sew time at Josephine's to finish!