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Jumpsuit Workshop

13 March 2022 @ 10:00 AM - 20 March 2022 @ 4:00 PM

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During this 2-day workshop you will learn how to make a Rory Jumpsuit UK size 4-22, using a True Bias pattern.

The Rory can me made as a casual full length jumpsuit or made as shorts for a fun summer playsuit. The perfect staple garment for any summer wardrobe, you can really make it you own.

Come and join us in the magical world of OLDEROPE. Get to grips with a sewing machine and learn how to use a commercial pattern.

All abilities welcome, don’t worry if this is your first time sewing.

Where: O L D E R O P E, 5, The Moor, Falmouth Cornwall TR11 3QA

When: Sunday 13th & 20th March 10-4

Price: £150 including pattern

Skill Level: No prior knowledge required

Class size: max. 6

What will I learn?

Learn how to make a Rory Jumpsuit using a sewing machine.

Simple and easy to follow instructions to improve and develop your skills with an experienced tutor.

Gain skills in the use of patterns and how to understand them. You will learn how to sew button holes & plackets, insert elastic and attach  patch pockets.

Small groups allow for individual support and learning at your own pace. 

If you have to leave early or don’t quite finish,  you can come back to complete your garment in store free of charge.

Claire will be on hand to support you through your creation

What is included?

  • We provide all of the tools and equipment you will need to create your Jumpsuit.
  • A £5 lunch voucher for Good Vibes (across the road from us) is included in each day.
  • Sewing machines are provided in this class as well as a True Bias pattern in UK size 4-22, for you to keep 

What do I need to bring?

  • Fabric and threads. We prefer you to use preloved or waste fabric. You can visit the Retro Chic Warehouse in Penryn, or Ring Rose fabrics in Redruth for Zero waste options.
  • We have Gutermann Recycled sew-all threads available to purchase in store.
  • The Rory Jumpsuit is designed for woven fabrics. We recommend Medium weight fabrics such as linen, chambray, silk noil, and rayon challis.

    • For full length trousers:

      Sizes UK 4-12: 3.4 metres of 45”wide fabric or 2.8 metres of 54” wide fabric 

      For Sizes UK 14-22: 3.7 metres of 45” wide or 3.2 metres of 54” wide fabric

      For shorts instead:

      Sizes UK 4-12: 2.4 metres of 45”wide fabric or 2 metres of 54” wide fabric 

      For Sizes UK 14-22: 2.8 metres of 45” wide or 2.3 metres of 54” wide fabric

  • You will also need

    • 5 x  1/2” buttons

(email us if you need help working out what you require)

Cancellation policy:

All workshops are payable in advance. Refunds will be given if you notify us of cancellation within 48 hours of the event

If you have any questions please send us an email

or visit us in store

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13 March 2022 @ 10:00 AM
20 March 2022 @ 4:00 PM
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01326 318055
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5 The Moor
Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 3QA United Kingdom
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