Clothing Construction: Kimono Robe

Clothing Construction Kimono Robe

Practice basic clothing construction and go home with a kimono robe adapted to your size and taste. Copy a basic pattern onto paper, customize it to your fit and adapt it with pockets, ruffles, buttons and other embellishments. Experiment with various types of seams and stitching, even sequins if you wish.

Course Number


Class Size


Age Range

17+, teens with instructor's permission

Skill Level



Basic Sewing or equivalent skills


Please bring to first class:

  • butter paper
  • French curves
  • large triangle ruler or L ruler (your choice)
  • clear straight 2" ruler
  • clear Scotch tape
  • Basic sewing kit (pincushion, machine sewing needles, hand sewing needles, pins, thread, tailor’s chalk, fabric scissors, paper scissors, seam ripper, measuring tape)
  • fine ballpoint pen in any dark color (black, blue, red, purple, green as desired)

Be prepared to purchase the following after consulting with the instructor in the first class:

  • fabric
  • embellishments

The instructor will supply:

  • pattern paper
  • muslin

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Instructor, Schedule, and Cost

This class is not currently offered. If you're interested, please let us know.