City Gym Shorts by Purl Soho – Intro To Garments

City Gym Shorts by Purl Soho

The Purl Soho has these fantastic city gym shorts that more than likely come to be your favorite shorts to wear and make!  They fit a wide range of sizes and sew up pretty fast! You can even make them in knit fabric!

Come spend the morning with me making your very own pair! Bring a snack and we will learn tips and tricks for installing bias tape, I will even do a demo on how to make continuous bias tape so you can make your own going forward!

This class is going to be a fun afternoon of stitching and laughter!

Prerequisites: Sewing Basics – Or equivalent skills (must know how to cut out a pattern, find your size and how to use seam allowance)

What you will learn:
Bias binding
Sizing and how to find yours
Cutting out the pattern
Pinning
Seam Allowance
Accuracy in sewing
Casing and Elastic
Finishing techniques

The city gym shorts are the perfect way to challenge yourself and your techniques! These are not hard to make at all, but a great way to up your game with a more professional finnish!

Ages: 11+ (adults are welcome and encouraged!)

Max Students: 4

Bring: 
Download and Print pattern from Purl Soho’s website
All the materials will be listed on the tutorial on the site.
If you feel comfortable cutting out your fabric prior to the class that will save time!

KIDS

– To fit ages 2 (3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, 10, 11) with finished waist sizes 19 (20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25) inches in circumference

  • 1 1/2 yard Cotton/ Chambray or Rayon
  • 1 yard of Braided Elastic – 1 inch
  • Spool of matching All Purpose Polyester Thread
  • 2 packages of 1″ double fold bias tape (or make your own prior)

WOMEN

– To fit hip sizes 33-34 (35-37, 38-40, 41-43, 44-46) inches in circumference

  • 1 1/2 yard of Cotton, Chambray or Rayon
  • 1 (1, 1, 2, 2) yards of Braided Elastic – 1 inch, White
  • Spool of matching All Purpose Polyester Thread
  • 2 packages of 1″ double fold bias tape (or make your own prior)

Please pre-wash all of your fabric prior to coming to class!

Description

City Gym Shorts by Purl Soho

The Purl Soho has these fantastic city gym shorts that more than likely come to be your favorite shorts to wear and make!  They fit a wide range of sizes and sew up pretty fast! You can even make them in knit fabric!

Come spend the morning with me making your very own pair! Bring a snack and we will learn tips and tricks for installing bias tape, I will even do a demo on how to make continuous bias tape so you can make your own going forward!

This class is going to be a fun afternoon of stitching and laughter!

Prerequisites: Sewing Basics – Or equivalent skills (must know how to cut out a pattern, find your size and how to use seam allowance)

What you will learn:
Bias binding
Sizing and how to find yours
Cutting out the pattern
Pinning
Seam Allowance
Accuracy in sewing
Casing and Elastic
Finishing techniques

The city gym shorts are the perfect way to challenge yourself and your techniques! These are not hard to make at all, but a great way to up your game with a more professional finnish!

Ages: 11+ (adults are welcome and encouraged!)

Max Students: 4

Bring: 
Download and Print pattern from Purl Soho’s website
All the materials will be listed on the tutorial on the site.
If you feel comfortable cutting out your fabric prior to the class that will save time!

KIDS

– To fit ages 2 (3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, 10, 11) with finished waist sizes 19 (20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25) inches in circumference

  • 1 1/2 yard Cotton/ Chambray or Rayon
  • 1 yard of Braided Elastic – 1 inch
  • Spool of matching All Purpose Polyester Thread
  • 2 packages of 1″ double fold bias tape (or make your own prior)

WOMEN

– To fit hip sizes 33-34 (35-37, 38-40, 41-43, 44-46) inches in circumference

  • 1 1/2 yard of Cotton, Chambray or Rayon
  • 1 (1, 1, 2, 2) yards of Braided Elastic – 1 inch, White
  • Spool of matching All Purpose Polyester Thread
  • 2 packages of 1″ double fold bias tape (or make your own prior)

Please pre-wash all of your fabric prior to coming to class!

These shorts are definitely going to be your GOTO pattern!

Parking on Grange Hall; Park in Decoy/Knickerbocker Lot
— PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN THE BEAVERCREEK PIZZA DIVE LOT–
Follow either sidewalk on the side of building to the studio door that faces Dayton-Xenia.