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Fashion Sewing 234

Sleeveless Full-Length Cheongsam | ONLEWO X FMS

$338.00 SGD
Class

6 Sessions | Total of 12 hours: (2 hrs/session)

Pre-requisite: Starter Bundle / Sewing Machine Knowledge & Cutting Fabrics

Sewing Machine & Tools included. Fabrics & Trims NOT included.

*IMPT: Dates for the 1st session are listed above. Please submit your body measurements at least 7 days before your 1st session, otherwise, your starting date will have to be postponed.

 

WHAT YOU'LL SEW:

The graceful silhouette shapes your curves and can be customized to any size. The traditional dress is modernized with a beautiful slit along the thigh with a binded closure to fill a row of cheongsam buttons. The cheongsam is sewn in the "Peranakan Story" fabric.

 

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

  • Installing a mandarin collar
  • Creating a bias bound edge with cheongsam buttons
  • Using tools necessary for sewing
  • Basic understanding of reading patterns & applying their uses
  • Handling & usage of domestic overlock and sewing machine
  • Clean-finishing fabric edges 

 

    BOOKING STEPS:

      1. Make Your Order -  You will receive a Requirements Email 
      2. Submit Body Measurements - Click Here 
        (Minimum 7 days BEFORE your 1st session)
      3. Book Your Remainder Timeslot/s  
        (Available timeslots will be provided in the Requirements Email)

           

          THINGS TO BRING FOR THE FIRST SESSION:

          Materials (Without Contrast) Quantity
          Non-Stretch Cotton 3 metres
          Cheongsam Buttons 7 - 9
          Bias Binding Tape 2 Packets
          Invisible / Concealed Zipper 22 Inch
          Thick Fusible Interfacing 0.5 metres

          OR

          Materials (With Contrast) Quantity
          Fabric A (Non-Stretch Cotton) 2 metres
          Fabric B (Non-Stretch Cotton) 1.5 metres
          Cheongsam Buttons 7 - 9
          Bias Binding Tape 2 Packets
          Invisible / Concealed Zipper 22 Inch
          ThickFusible Interfacing 0.5 metres

           *Zipper can be purchased from Lye Nai Shiong & Ribbing from Sing Mui Heng 

           

          OPTIONAL:

          • Select "CUT FOR ME" upon checkout for our Cutting & Overlocking Service if you want to save time!
          • If you would like to purchase our fabrics - Click Here
          • If you would like to rent/purchase them all together - Click Here

             

            FOR ONLINE CLASSES:

            Ensure you have all of these materials if you are NOT renting the Sewing Machine Set

            • Snippers
            • Fabric Scissors
            • Pins
            • Unpicker
            • Fabric Marker/ Chalk
            • Paper & Printer
            • Sewing Machine
            • Iron
            • Optional: Overlock Machine (or zig-zag stitch on a sewing machine)

             

             

            Have any questions? 
            You can contact us: 81397787 or Email: fashion.makerspace@gmail.com


            Story about the "Peranakan Story" Prints:
            The design is inspired by symbols found in many facets of the Peranakan Culture. Reflecting wealth and good fortune, these symbols can be found on throughout the history of Peranakan on fabrics, china wares, wood furniture, jewelries, etc. As a brand that promotes meaningful local narratives through patterns and colors, Onlewo draws on the rich Peranakan design heritage to create this series of patterns, which are in return a tribute to the original creativity of the Peranakan culture.


            About ONLEWO
            Onlewo 安乐窝 draws inspiration from its Singapore root to create pattern designs with stories. Through our contemporary rendition of heritage, places and culture in Singapore and Asia, expressed on home, fashion and lifestyle goods, we hope to connect people and memories, enliven conversations and ignite new passions.

            Check them out at: https://onlewo.com/


            DATES

            Class Schedule Dates 

            (For reference only, NOT for booking)