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Learn how to draft and sew the Denim Skirt to your measurements!


    What you will learn:

    • Take your measurements
    • Draft the basic skirt block that gives smooth sides curve
    • Draft the style line
    • Dart manipulation from basic skirt block to ensure good fits 
    • Block to pattern conversion
    • Fabric Layout
    • Construction of the skirt (including how to attach the front fly zipper)


    Features of the denim skirt: 

    • Straight waistband
    • Snap button closure or jeans button with machined buttonhole.
    • Front fly opening
    • Two front round/ J pockets with french seam finishing for pocket bags
    • A yoke for better fit
    • Two back patch pockets
    • Center back slit for easy movement
    • H-Silhouette - side seams are straight but will appear tapered when worn
    • Finished with serged closed seams with topstitching


    Mastering some of the skills above will provide you a good foundation to move on to more challenging project like sewing jeans subsequently. 


    Duration: 2 full day sessions: 


    Date: To be confirmed - Get in touch with us if you are interested!


    Where: To be confirmed 


    Suitable for:

    Anyone who loves and/or wants to learn how to sew. Beginners are welcome


    Things You Need to Bring Along:

    • Medium weight low/no stretch denim: 1.5m (1.6yd) x 45” wide
    • Pocket bag fabric: 0.5m (0.5 yd)
    • 6" Metal fly zipper
    • Regular sewing thread (used for joining seams & bobbin thread for topstitching)
    • Topstitching or denim thread


    Students will receive sewing instructions, as well as access to our digital tutorial for denim skirt sewing after the workshop. 


    +Class may be rescheduled if the minimum number is not reached.




    Draft & Sew: Denim Skirt


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