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Wiksten Dress



This comfy dress has a simple back gathered yoke and self fabric tie to give shape. Slits on each side make for a chic and comfortable wear for our lovely summery Florida weather. The best choice of fabrics for this dress are light to medium weight fabrics with good drape. Fabrics like voile, rayon, linen, etc. are best.
*******PLEASE be sure to pre-wash fabric and press flat. You will need thread to match. Interfacing for your dress will be supplied.

Supplies can be found at The Modern Sewist. You will receive a 10% discount for class!


Skill Level: beginner
Skill Details: This class is appropriate for a CONFIDENT beginner garment sewist. You must know how to sew and understand basic pattern reading.
Materials Included: Interfacing for the garment will be provided.
Requirements: Class List:
  • Wiksten Women's Shift Dress + Top pattern
  • Pre-washed fabric as you would normally launder. (Suggested fabrics are: light to medium weight fabrics, cotton lawn, linen, gauze, etc.)
  • Sewing machine in good working order. You MUST know how to operate your machine. This is NOT a learn-to-sew class.
  • Scissors and nips for thread trimming
  • Pinking shears for edge finishing (optional)
  • Marking pen
  • Thread to match above fabric
  • Instructor: Alison O'Grady
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