Fashion Design "Flirty Shirty"

Thursday

Projects:

Skirt

Top

Fringed Bag

Mask

Accessories

GENERAL SUPPLIES PROVIDED BY SEW HAPPY:

  • Sharp scissors

  • 2 Needles #6

  • 1 Embroidery Needle 

  • 3 Needle threaders

  • Pincushion

  • 20 Pins

  • 2 Spools of thread

  • Seam ripper

  • Thimble

  • Measuring Tape

  • Masking Tape

  • Frixion Marker

  • Garbage bag (1 black, 1 purple)

  • 8 yards pink tulle

  • White t-shirt

  • Navy t-shirt

  • Pink t-shirt

SUPPLIES PROVIDED BY CAMPER:

  • Full size mannequin

  • Markers

  • Sharpies

  • Fabric Markers

 

Schedule

9.45am BE READY

  • Be ready for start of camp

  • Enter Zoom meeting

  • Be wearing your headset and test the microphone

  • Have participants/campers on mute

  • Have samples ready to show during Meet 'n' Greet

  • Have materials ready for demonstration if needed

  • Have water close by

  • Have camper info in case you need to contact a parent by phone

 

 

10am MEET 'n' GREET (20 Mins)

  1. Greet campers whilst waiting for everyone to join.

  2. Have campers start on their Welcome Activity: Coloring Sheet

  3. Mute ALL campers then unmute each camper one at a time as you go around the "room" and ask everyone to say their name and an interesting fact you (the instructor) choose.

SUGGESTION: Your name and favorite animal

NOTE: Try to get the kids interacting during this time

10.20am GOALS (10 Mins)

  • With campers muted:

    • Introduce camp projects

      • Show samples of each item​

      • Explain goals for the week

      • and goals for today

    • CAMP GUIDELINES

10.30am DESIGN A T-SHIRT COLLECTION (30 Mins)

Supplies needed: Bag labelled "T-Shirt Design"

Pencil, markers, colored pencils or sharpies

11am 15 MINUTE BREAK (Use this time to help anyone catch up)

11.15am MAKE T-SHIRT WITH STRETCH LACE (45 Mins)

  • Supplies needed: White t-shirt (supplied by us), scissors, bag labelled "T-Shirt With Stretch Lace Activity"

 

  • VIDEO Cut Stretch Lace

  • VIDEO Cut T-shirt and Pin Stretch Lace

  • VIDEO Stitch Stretch Lace

 

  • VIDEO Additional Design

 

 

 

 

If campers finish early they can color one of the coloring sheets.

 

12PM LUNCH BREAK

 

1pm FRIENDSHIP BRACELETS (50 Mins)

  • VIDEO "Friendship Bracelets"

  • VIDEO "Sewing On A Button"

 

 

1.50pm 15 MINUTE BREAK (use this time to help anyone if needed)

 

2.05pm FASHION CHALLENGE (30 Mins)

  • Supplies needed: Mannequin, purple garbage bag, masking tape,  scissors

  • FASHION CHALLENGE

  • Campers who finish early should work on coloring sheet

 

2.35pm WIND DOWN (25 Mins)

  • Clean up

  • Prepare for tomorrow

  • Show 'n' tell (Instructor should do today and plan what campers bring for show 'n' tell tomorrow)

  • If time - campers share "what I liked about camp today..."

3pm END OF DAY

  • End Zoom meeting - do not leave open

  • Make sure you are prepared for tomorrow

      Goals for today

  • To design a t-shirt collection

  • To make a top using a t-shirt and stretch lace

      Goals for the week

  • To learn how to hand sew

  • To re-purpose t-shirts in to a top, bag, skirt, fashion mask, and accessories

  • To learn about fashion design

  • To have fun and to make new "virtual" friends

Friendship Bracelets
Cut Stretch Lace

COLORING SHEET

Stitch Stretch Lace
Sleeve Design

What to bring for Show 'n' Tell tomorrow:

YOUR FAVORITE ITEM OF CLOTHING

Fashion Challenge:

Use purple trash bag to make a dress or skirt of your choice. you can use masking tape, pins and a t-shirt

Sewing On A Button
Cut T-shirt
Cut-outs

USE THESE QUESTIONS WHEN CAMPERS FINISH EARLY OR THEY NEED A FUN BREAK!

Extra Videos You May Need To Access

Whip Stitch
How To Untangle A Knot
How To Thread A Needle
Straight Stitch
How To Tie A Knot
Lock Stitch
Sewing A Button
Splitting Floss
Back Stitch
Chain Stitch
Lazy Daisy Stitch
French Knots

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