'Coco' Top/Dress by Tilly and the Buttons

Make your own Coco, the perfect top or knit dress with multiple variations. Coco is easy fitting, with no zips or buttons. The perfect introduction to sewing knit fabrics on a regular sewing machine. A year-round staple that's so easy to wear, designed for low-stretch knit fabrics, the classic style features a boat neckline, choice of top or dress lengths, three quarter length or long sleeves, with side splits at the hips on the top version. In this workshop you will learn how to take your measurements and chose your size, cut out your pattern pieces, follow instructions from a commercial pattern, stitching and handling low stretch fabric, adding seam stabiliser, hemming, adding a cuff and more. We can now offer a course package which includes a Coco pattern, Pont de Roma jersey fabric (from a large selection of plain colours),and thread. Top version £24.95 all sizes, dress version £27.95 all sizes, payable separately( in addition to course fee). Full use of our Juki machines included.This class is suitable for intermediate sewers who have either attended our beginner’s dressmaking classes or are have some experience on a sewing machine. The pattern is sized from bust 30"/waist 24" to bust 44"/ waist 38".Because of session time we are not able to make more complex adjustments to the pattern Cut-off dates are 4 days before class dates. Plus- we are air-conditioned!
  • Suitable for intermediate level students
  • Take home your makeplace item
New dates for this class coming soon...
Please contact us if you are interested.