Sew A Pair of Slim Leg Capri Pants ✄

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Sew A Pair of Slim Leg Capri Pants ✄

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Capri Pants Course

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Six hour workshop making  cigarette style pants that are a quintessential inclusion in your wardrobe.  You will learn how to sew a lapped zip, also featuring a self face yoke at the waist.

The patterns cover Wasit Measurements from 64cm to 107cm. Please email us if your measurements is outside this range and we will grade a pattern ready for your workshop.

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What you will learn
  • Taking measurements and choosing the right size, pattern placement and transferring markings, cutting technique.
  • Fusing interfacing, how to sew the crotch seam and finishing side seams.
  • How to insert a lapped regular zip in the side.
What you will get
  • Instructions on making your pants
  • A copy of the pattern
  • Slim leg cigarette style pants made by you
Parking Info
  • Level 1, 329 Brunswick St, Fitzroy. Look for the red door.
  • Most Brunswick St parking is ticketed & max' 2hrs. However, longer time parking is available in the paid Coles Car Park.
  • Public Transport is the ideal way to get here - jump on the 11 tram & get off at Johnston St.

What to bring
  • Matching thread
  • 25cm regular dress zip
  • 2.5 metres of fabric. We suggest medium weight woven fabric with stretch
  • 0.3 metres of iron on interfacing
What to wear


Appropriate for

✄ Students who have completed Sewing Basics Weeks 1-3 and are confident enough to learn several more techniques

Suggested fabric

Woven fabric with a bit of stretch - cotton stretch sateen & stretch denim are great.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • Notice given by student less than 48 hours before course start (or after start) = Forfeits the full course fee paid and receives no refund.
  • Notice given by student with six (6) or less days before course start = Receives a refund to the original method paid less a 50% cancellation fee.
  • Notice given by student with seven (7) or more days before course start = Receives a refund to the original method paid less an administration fee of $10.

In instances where Thread Den must cancel a class, enrolled participants will be notified 24-48 hours prior to the scheduled class and receive a full refund to the original payment method.

There are no refunds due to change of mind.

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Terms & Conditions

  • If you miss the second or subsequent sessions of course, you will not be reimbursed for that session. You are encouraged to come in and use the Open Studio hours, or book a private lesson to catch up. Click here to enquire about a private lesson.
  • Transfers of your course or workshop booking to a friend or family are fine.
  • We require full payment to be made at the time of booking to secure your place.  Payment can be made conveniently online with credit card, or at the studio in cash, EFT or credit card. Unfortunately, we can't tentatively hold or pencil in places without payment.

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22 February 2018 • Sew A Pair of Slim Leg Capri Pants ✄

This class was good fun, I did run out of time to hem my pants, but that was so I could stop and trace off the pattern. Jen was great at helping me get a good fit with the pants and helping me create the correct pattern as I'm inbetween sizes. Thanks for another great class!


04 February 2018 • Sew A Pair of Slim Leg Capri Pants ✄

This was a great class. I was wary of trying to make pants before this, but the pattern was so simple and the teacher was fantastic!


15 August 2017 • Sew A Pair of Slim Leg Capri Pants ✄

Laura helped me adjust my pattern as I was in between sizes. Ended up with a perfectly fitted pair of pants. Thanks!

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