The Sewing Room
Where all the crafty sew-and-sews meet!

Classes & Events

 

Upcoming Events

Please visit the private lessons page to learn more about private lessons as well as project-based private & semi-private workshops.

Skill Level Explanation:

  • Beginner – I’ve sewn but I’m nervous, or it’s been a while...
  • Advanced Beginner – I’ve made a pillow case or two
  • Intermediate – I’ve done the basics, I’m ready to start the fun (read zippers, curves, darts)
  • Advanced Intermediate – No regrets! Invisible zippers, darts, sleeves, collars, pleats, gathers – bring ‘em on
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The Tank Dress - Part 1/2

  • The Sewing Room 130 South Clinton Street Doylestown, PA, 18901 United States (map)

Learn to make a great go-to summer sleeveless dress.  With a shirred back waist and contoured front, it's becoming on every shape!  Pair it with a cardigan for the spring!  (Adult Class)

Skill Level:  Advanced Beginner

In this two-part class, we'll be cutting from a pattern, using elastic thread, hemming curves & learning the basics of creating bias tape to finish the raw edges like a pro!

Requirements:   2 1/2 yd cotton, linen, lawn, voile or even knit, coordinating thread, elastic thread, pattern purchase optional

Cost:  $65.00/person (for both sessions) + supplies/materials

Please let us know if you will be bringing your own machine or using one of the store's at no cost.  Please email or call the store to reserve your spot; space is limited.  Thanks!

Earlier Event: March 11
The Popover Tunic
Later Event: March 15
The Tank Dress - Part 2/2