Three Little Birds Sewing Co
Easy Kaftan -- Advanced Beginner Class
Ready for a pool party or just want an easy flowy garment? Learn to make a simple Kaftan! This garment is flattering for anybody and perfect for breezy summer days. Make it fun and bold with pattern or go sophisticated with a solid colored fabric. Leave it loose and flowing or tie it at the waist.
No pattern needed, as we will draft in class using your measurements. No zipper or button closure, so easy to make. You will learn a French seam and how to make a narrow hem.
What you'll need:
Some supplies are available for purchase in our online shop and our retail store. Students receive 10% off supplies for class with code VIRTUALCLASS, if ordering online.
Width of fabric is 54 or more. Length of fabric is the top of your shoulder to floor + 2 inches x 2 for full length** (about 3-4 yards) Coordinating thread Marking pen (mark-be-gone or Tailor's chalk)**Light to Mid weight woven fabrics (linen or silk; preferably very “floppy” fabric). Not see through because it won’t be lined. Unless you like something see through for a beach cover-up. If you need help purchasing supplies, please email us at threelittlebirds.sewingco@ gmail.com