Three Little Birds Sewing Co
Advanced Begginer/ Intermediate Garment Making --- Cambria Duster
The Cambria Duster is a versatile and staple fall piece. It has a dramatic, wide draped shawl-style collar. It is a shin length, unlined duster that is perfect for layering. Tie the ties in back for a clean, shapely look, or wrap them around in front for a little more coverage.
Students should be comfortable setting up a sewing machine on their own and following a seam allowance. You will learn basic garment construction, topstitching, seam finishing techniques, and more!Students may need to sew outside of class in order to stay on schedule.
What you'll need:
Some supplies are available for purchase in store and our online shop. Students receive 10% off supplies for class with code VIRTUALCLASS.
- Cambria Duster Pattern by Friday Pattern Company*
- 4-6 yards of fabric for the exterior, depending on size making*
- Bias Tape or Fabric to make bias tape
- Coordinating thread
- Swedish Tracing Paper (optional)
This pattern is designed for woven fabrics but can be made out of a knit as well. It would look great out of anything with a bit of drape like a rayon twill, gabardine, rayon challis, etc. It would also look great out of something a little warmer with more body, like a light wool or a boucle!
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