Class 5 – Pants

CREATE YOUR OWN PANTS WITH A ZIPPER FLY

Sewing level required: beginner knowledge of using  the sewing machine.

Understand pants construction and pants sewing techniques, by creating a straight-leg pair of pants using a pattern customized for your own measurements – that you get to keep after the class! You can choose between a pair of long pants or a pair of shorts.

YOU WILL LEARN

  • how to work with commercial patterns;
  • how to plan and cut the fabric for minimum waste;
  • how to sew a zipper;
  • how to sew a fly for the zipper – the most common opening technique in pants;
  • how to sew the most common waist finishing;
  • how to use the most common technique for finishing the bottom of the pants (hem);
  • many other things you will understand in the process.

YOU WILL TAKE HOME

  • A pair of pants created using the sustainable fabrics provided by us;
  • A paper pattern with your own customized measurements, so that you can recreate the pants at home with different design variations;
  • A PDF with full sewing instructions to help you recreate the pants at home;
  • A professional picture with you wearing your project.

WHEN

The class consists of one 6 hours session that can be taken on a Saturday morning. Here you can check the available dates.

HOW MUCH

105€/ 6 hours (home sewing machines, all the sustainable fabrics & trims needed, the customized pattern that you get to keep after the class, all tools and snacks are included). 89€ special price for each participant on a group of 3 booking or for 1 participant booking all 6 classes.

Each class has a clear step-by-step structure and a number of maximum 3 participants, in order to be able to spend individual time with each participant and have a complete understanding of the sewing process.

Join our mission by bringing your own unused fabrics. Here you can find some suggestions. If you don’t find anything to bring, there will also be a selection of fabrics to choose from, free of charge, in our studio. In order to keep our conscience (and the Earth) as clean as possible, we only work with sustainable materials. Here you can find more info.

BOOK YOUR CLASS

E-mail us your desired date for this class at wiederundwider [at] gmail.com. Here is the complete schedule.

In order to officially reserve your spot, a 50% advance is required, payable through Bank Transfer/Pay Pal. The rest of the amount can be paid in cash, after each class.

When we have more requests than the number of spots available, the first person to make the payment would have priority.

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