Reversible Sun Hat
Saturday 25 September
Saturday 25 September 2021 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm$105.00
Reversible Sun Hat
This gorgeous sun hat is an absolute must in any wardrobe! Combine some of your favourite fabrics to create a hat that is not only squashable for your handbag or suitcase, but allows you to have two hats in one! Love it!! With a structured deep brim and the ability to be machine washed this hat is sure to become a new favourite when heading out into the sun.
The workshop runs through the techniques required to create a quality and professional finish as well as how to customise the pattern to suit your style.
This workshop covers:
- How to sew a reversible sun hat!
- Working with a digital print-at-home pattern
- Sewing to create a 3D, fitted project
- Working with fusible interfacing
- How to measure your head to determine the correct size hat to sew
This project is recommended if you are comfortable using a sewing machine (this is not a beginner project).
- Sewing pattern
- Instructions and additional information on how to modify the hat to suit your style
- Use of sewing machines and workshop equipment
- Fabric: Medium to heavy weight woven fabrics for example denim, canvas, cotton drill or heavy weight linen.
For fabric with a width of 120cm or over you’ll need:
- Main fabric – 40cm
- Lining – 40cm
- Note: This pattern works best using fabrics without directional prints. If you’re using a patterned fabric with a repeat that you’d like to match, you may need more fabric than what is suggested above.
*Please ensure your fabric is washed, pre-shrunk and ironed prior to the workshop.*
- 60cm fusible/iron-on midweight interfacing (suitable for for collars and cuffs)
- Matching thread
- IMPORTANT: This workshop is run with permission to use the lovely ‘Serpentine Hat’ pattern from Elbe Textiles found here: https://elbetextiles.com.au/products/serpentine-hat
Prior to the workshop, please purchase the pattern (digital PDF pattern) from the link above and email your order confirmation page through to Lauren: firstname.lastname@example.org
Be sure to check out her other great patterns while you’re there!
What you get to take home: A delightful reversible sun hat!
Course length: 4.5 hours
Tutor: Lauren Weier
[Photos of models on this page courtesy of Elbe Textiles]
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