Want unique, handmade or bespoke clothing for your little one? Our children’s applique pinafore workshop is the perfect opportunity to develop dressmaking skills whilst creating functional, fun and stand out pieces of clothing.   


Date: 21st October 2022

Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm


Please note – Sewers of all abilities are welcome at our sewing classes.


What's included in the course:

During the workshop you will learn about how to follow a basic pattern to make a lovely lined girls pinafore dress. You will be advised on how to create simple and effective designs which can be appliqued to the front of the dress. You will be shown how to attach and secure fabrics, fastenings, pockets and accessories safely to children’s clothing, before appliquéing your final character or design.  You will be given key tips on how to construct your dress whilst being taken step by step through each stage of construction.

There will be some templates and inspiration available to help inspire your creative ideas alongside a range of fabrics to fill in some of the shapes further.

You will be provided with full instructions and a pattern to take away and each step will be fully explained throughout the day.

All materials and tools are provided for this course.

We also provide cake and refreshments to enjoy throughout the day, if you have an allergies we should be aware of, please let us know when booking your place.


What you will need to bring:

You will need to provide your own sewing machine and basic sewing kit alongside 1/2m of a lining fabric of your choice.

Please bring your own lunch. You may choose to bring a pen and notebook if you wish to make notes throughout the day.

Applique Children's pinafore