Robin Bolton, Award Winning Designer and Certified Islander Sewing Instructor, will take you through the basics of how to hem pants, jeans, and dresses, taking in waist areas of pants and dresses, shortening sleeves, zipper replacement and several mending methods. Basic hand stitches will be demonstrated as well as how to sew buttons and snaps correctly. Students are welcome to bring problem alterations to be used in class as examples.
This is a three hour lecture/demo class (machines are not needed) with a cost of $45 plus a $10 kit fee per student. Kit fees are payable in cash to the instructor the day of class. Kit includes fabric, thread, needle, snaps, buttons, hooks & eyes.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
Class, club, and event fees are nonrefundable. You must cancel 72 hours before the first session of the class, club, or event to receive store credit or apply the fee to another class, club or event. However, if the instructor or Montavilla Sewing Centers has to cancel a class, club, or event, you have the option for a store credit or full refund. Students must bring their own machines to all classes, unless otherwise noted. We request that you do not bring children or guests to the classes. Thank you!