Sew a Jersey Moneta Dress with Charlotte Newland


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Learn to sew with knits whilst making yourself the stylish and comfy Colette Moneta Dress! In this class we’ll cover key skills for sewing with knits on a home sewing machine, from fitting to finishing, plus you'll learn handy techniques like how to use clear elastic for gathering.

Please note this pattern ranges in size from XS to 3XL or American 0-26. You can find the measurements for these sizes here. If your measurements fall outside the pattern range, this class may not be suitable for you. Please contact us before booking at [email protected]

About your teacher: Charlotte Newland is an accomplished dressmaker, quilter and all-round crafter. She is the winner of the BBC2's Great British Sewing Bee 2016 and her quilts have received awards at QuiltCon and the Blogger's Quilt Festival. She lives in London with her husband, kids, dog, cat and sewing machines. Charlotte can be found online at

Materials: The Moneta pattern will be provided, but students will need to bring or buy the fabric, thread and clear elastic for their dress. The supplies list follows and you can find the pattern back here. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions. All materials can be purchased at The Village Haberdashery and students receive a 10% discount when they purchase class materials in the shop. Sewing machines and all tools will be provided.
* Fabric: Medium or lightweight jersey knit, baby rib knit, double knit or interlock (please see the pattern back here for requirements for your size). We'll be making Version 2 or 3 (not the sleeveless version as the construction is different).
* Elastic: 2 yards/metres of 1/4" clear elastic
* Coordinating thread

Skills needed: This class is suitable for dressmaking beginners, but you must know how to use a sewing machine.

Class size: 6

Date: Sunday, 5 November, 10am - 5pm

Location: Our West Hampstead shop at West Hampstead Square, London NW6 2BR

Please note that there are no refunds for class bookings. For more information about our classes, refer to our Class Policies or contact us at [email protected]

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