THE SIMPLE LADIES BLOUSE - Weekend Refashion Workshop

An online workshop turn a mens shirt into a simple vintage styled ladies blouse, for beginners!

Want to learn how to take a thrift store mens shirt like this...

And turn it into something beautiful like this!!!

Great! You're in the right place!


This workshop is designed to take you on a refashioning journey!
From plain old tired mens shirt, to a beautiful,
vintage inspired ladies’ blouse!

I’ll take you through step by step starting with what kind of shirt you need to get the best result, to all the finishing touches to make it your own!

This design was created with the beginner in mind! It has been kept simple in design so even the newbie sewer can find it achievable in a weekend!


1. START with the basic fitting and downsizing of the shirt, learn how to shorten hems with a simple double turn over hem method!

2. AND THEN choose one of 2 collar finishes!
Version #1 The Bow Collar
Version #2 No Collar

3. FINALLY after your feeling very accomplished in your new creation you can personalise it even further with any embellishment you can imagine, put your own stamp on it!


Don’t waste your precious time trying to figure out how to re create something by trial and error. This has been tried and tested and ready for you to simply follow along and put your own creative stamp on it!


The Simple Ladies Blouse Refashion is for:

  • Beginner sewers who want to learn about garment construction and begin to understand the concepts of refashioning… and learn a few sewing techniques along the way!

  • Intermediate sewers who are stumped when it comes to altering ready made garments and want to learn the principles of refashioning and use all the fabric in a creative ways

  • Anyone who wants a ‘copy and paste’ refashion, no headaches trying to figure out the design and process by yourself, it’s all been done for you to simply follow along!

Your Instructor

Evelyn Wood
Evelyn Wood

Hi I'm Evelyn! I'm an expert dressmaker with a love of everything SEWING VINTAGE FASHION, and my obsession is helping others become the sewer they want to be!

Over the last few years I have been inspiring and teaching budding new sewers just like you the ins and outs of sewing your own clothes through my YouTube channel, which has accumulated over 1 million views!

I love sharing what I have learned over my career and the creative tips that will help you become the sewer you want to be in no time!

Course Curriculum

  Shortening the Sleeves
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  Sew the Double Turn Hem
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  Version #2 no collar
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  BONUS - How to make sleeveless
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  You're finished! What decorations you might want to include...
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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start?
You will have access to the course as soon as you enroll!.
How long do I have access to the course?
Forever! After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own so you can reference the lessons at any time you need. And you will have access to all the updates and upgrades that happen within the course over time, for free!
What if I am unhappy with the course?
Your sewing journey is important to me and If you're unsatisfied with your purchase, contact me in the first 30 days and just explain why the course is not working out for you and I'll give you a refund.
I already know how to sew, is this course too basic for me?
Not at all. This course is aimed at the new sewer. But even if you have been sewing for a while and know the basics, if you are looking to gain more knowledge how to deconstruct and reconstruct ready-made clothing and give you creative uses for all the fabric left over, than this is for you!
I've never used a sewing machine can I still take this workshop?
You can, but you'll want to learn all that first! This workshop does not cover how to use a sewing machine or threading the machine or anything like that. You can learn all that in my Crash Course here https://www.vintagesewingschool.com/p/crashcourse once you have all that covered, this workshop is step by step, perfect for your first refashion project!

100% complete refund policy.

I stand behind this course and the value it offers. I know if you put in the work outlined in the lessons that you can learn a great deal more than even listed here. But if you are not happy, you have 30 days to simple email and tell me why it is not working out for you, and I'll give you a 100% refund

So if this workshop sounds like it's for you, you can get started TODAY!

Refashioning is a way of life!

TAKE ACTION and start by
learning how to create this beautiful vintage
style blouse from a plain men's shirt!

I can't wait to see you in class!

Get started now!