Sew a Swimsuit


What is this Workshop all about?

Join us to make the stylish and comfortable Megan Nielson Cottesloe Swimsuit. Learn how to alter the pattern to fit yourself.  Learn to work and sew with super stretchy fabrics, use swimwear elastic and  sturdy construction techniques to make a swimsuit you will be proud and delighted to wear.

Who is this workshop for?

Beginners with some experience, to advanced ability to work a sewing machine and overlocker

what will I get from this Workshop?

Identify and handle specialised fabrics, understand techniques necessary to fit garments made in stretchy fabrics.  Learn techniques necessary to construct garments in 4 way stretch fabric, an insert elastic into hems.  Produce a finished swimsuit.

What do I need to bring?

4 way stretch fabric and swim elastic. Janet will contact you prior the workshop  with  more information as the Pattern to  be distributed prior to class for tracing and cutting. Pattern will need to be traced and cut from paper prior to class to save valuable time.  Help with sizing and suitable materials will be available individually before the class.

Pack lunch with beverages available at TeesCreatives


Saturday 25th April 

10 am-5pm 


£110 (including Pattern) 

£75 deposit secures your place