Sewing 201: Sporty Capsule Wardrobe - Fabricate Studios Sewing 201 Intermediate Sewing Learn to Sew Garments

Sewing 201: Sporty Capsule Wardrobe



Learn how intermediate knitwear and athletic wear techniques while creating a completely unique capsule collection. Each garment comes with a digital pattern.


We will create a sporty capsule collection using the fabrics and silhouettes for your unique sense of style. This class will include a digital pattern complete with multiple garment options that can be repeated at home.

We will complete a 3 projects over the course of this 4 week class. You will have the opportunity to make small adjustments to the pattern to suit your body measurements as well as personal style.

We will work on the following pieces.

  • Fleece or athletic fabric hoodie (lightweight alternatives available)
  • Spandex Sports Bra / Brami Tank
  • Fleece Jogger
  • Fleece Short

We will be working primarily with knits in the class focusing on knitwear finishing techniques like bindings, rib bands, and drawcords.

We will plan our capsule prior to class in a zoom session to ensure we are selecting fabrics that are cohesive and interchangeable in your collection.

You will leave with a Digital pattern for each garment in this class so you can remake each as many times as you’d like in different fabric and cut variations.

Class time: Four classes totalling 8 hours

Instructor: Sarah

Prerequisite: Sewing 101 or basic sewing skills

Prework: Cut out patterns prior to class

  • April/May AM: class meets Tuesdays, April 12th, 19th, 26th and May 3rd from 10:00am-12:00pm
  • April/May PM: class meets Tuesdays, April 12th, 19th, 26th and May 3rd from 7:00-9:00pm
  • April/May WKD: class meets Sundays, April 24th and May 1st, 8th, 15th from 10:00am-12:00pm

PLANNING SESSION: Prior to the first class there will be a Zoom planning session. Zoom details will be provided in advance of the session.

  • April 9th from 5:00-7:00pm (for AM and PM sessions)
  • April 17th from 5:00-7:00pm (for WKD sessions)

If you’d like to be notified when future classes are added to our calendar, please complete this form.  For questions, email us at [email protected] with CAPSULE COLLECTION in the subject line.

  • 5 yards of fleece fabric
  • 2 1/2 for jogger
  • 2 1/2 for hoodie
  • 1 yard of rib fabric
  • 1 yard of athletic spandex jersey
  • Matching thread for all fabrics
  • Sewing machine
  • Serger (optional but recommended for best results)
  • 1 yard of 2″ elastic
  • 1 yard of cording for drawcord (optional)
  • Grommets for drawcord (optional)