Make The Smocky Top   10.30am-4.30pm  Mar 21, May 16th, June 20th, July 18th  (dates to be confirmed). £85

Make our Smocky Top - Advanced

  • Make The Smocky Top  10.30am-4.30pm  Mar 21, May 16th, June 20th, July 18th . (dates to be confirmed). £85

    This course is designed for people who want to complete a sewing project in just a day. It's suitable for more advanced dressmakers.

    You’ll make this sweet top which has a Peter Pan collar & bracelet length sleeves with a button cuff, soft gathering below the bust dart and a button through fastening down the centre back.


    What you’ll learn:

    • pairing suitable fabric to a garment (we sell a small variety of end-of-line fabrics suitable for the Dolly Clothing collection).
    • following a detailed dress pattern and cutting out.
    • use of the sewing machine (bring your own or you can use one of ours).
    • stitching curved seams.
    • how to create a gathered seam.
    • setting in a sleeve.
    • making a bound sleeve placket and cuff.
    • applying binding.
    • making buttonholes.


    4 people max.

    Participants get 10% off our Dolly Dress Patterns for the duration of the course.