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Sew a Dress!

  • Bolt Fabric Boutique 4636 Northeast 42nd Avenue, Ste C Portland, OR, 97218 United States (map)


This class meets 4 times. Wednesday October 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd from 6-8pm.

Learn to sew dresses! Choose from one of 3 dress patterns, the Sew Liberated Hinterland Dress, The Fancy Tiger Brome Dress, or the Indygo Junction Boardwalk Dress. This class is designed for an advanced beginner sewist, you’re getting comfortable using a sewing machine and have completed a few projects. Learn the ins and outs of how to make general fitting adjustments. Get all your questions answered on reading patterns and sewing these stylish dress options!

Materials needed:

  • Choose your pattern: Sew Liberated Hinterland Dress, Fancy Tiger Brome Dress, Indygo Junction Boardwalk Dress

  • Follow the material and notion requirements for your chosen pattern and size. Please pre-wash, dry, and press fabric according to manufacturer’s instructions.

  • Matching thread.

*Materials and supplies are NOT included in the price of the class. All materials are available to purchase at Bolt Fabric, either in store or online. Students will receive 10% off of class supplies purchased at Bolt Fabric and enjoy a 10% off discount on purchases made on class days. Please purchase supplies in advance of the class, as it is necessary to pre-wash, dry, and press fabric to manufacturer’s specifications to ensure proper fit.

This class includes homework for students to work on outside of class time. Included in the ticket price students receive 2 free hours of Open Sew per week of class. Open Sew times must be scheduled with the Class Coordinator via email.

** Please note that classes are subject to cancellation due to low enrollment. Learn more about this and all our policies here.

Earlier Event: September 30
Open Sew
Later Event: October 3
Sewing with Knits: Undies!