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KNICKERS! MAKE YOUR OWN
March 15, 2022 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pmfree
When: Tuesday 15th March | 10.30-15.30
Where: Explore York Libraries, Library Square, Museum Street, York YO1 7DS.
Cost: Free. Booking is essential as maximum number of attendees is 9.
Book online at www.yorklearning.org.uk;
by email at firstname.lastname@example.org; or by phone at 01904 552806.
Access: Ramped/sloped access; accessible toilet; changing place; limited
disabled parking; wheelchair accessible (but please inform us at enrolment to
assist room set up). No hearing loop.
DESCRIPTION: Make your own knickers! You will learn to sew a pair of jersey knickers using a
sewing machine & overlocker. The pattern will be provided – Tilly and the Buttons ‘Iris’ with a
choice of waistlines and leg openings. Once enrolled we will contact you to ask which size and
style you would like to make on the day and a pattern will be prepared for you. The course will
also cover how to convert them to ‘period knickers’, if desired.
If possible, please bring ‘off cuts’ of stretch fabric (light to medium weight stretch knit fabric
with 4-way stretch & good recovery, e.g. jersey, scuba, stretch mesh, stretch velvet) – pieces
large enough to make a pair of knickers. If you don’t have any, there will be fabric available on