Garment Getaway FAQs



What are the dates for the Garment Getaway?

February 8-11, 2018 

Where is the Garment Getaway?
Bluebird Lane

Mounds, OK 74047

(Please note that there are stairs at the retreat house and the workroom is upstairs.)

How much is the Garment Getaway? What is included with the fee?

Garment Getaway is $650. Besides a lovely weekend class with Mary Perisho, lodging onsite, meals (Thursday dinner-Sunday breakfast), and a few other goodies.

How do I sign up and pay?

Registration opens Oct. 5 at 10 a.m. CST, you can pay in full or select the 2-payment option.

I have food allergies, are you able to accommodate them?

We plan to do our best to accommodate food allergies/restrictions, if you want to know ahead of time, please email us with your concerns.

I’m getting away for the weekend, can I bring wine?


What is the size range for the garment we are sewing?

We are using Alison Glass Essential Woven Dress pattern, the measurements for bust range from 31.5" to 50". The largest finished dress measurements are 52-43-55 and the largest body size measurements are 50-42-52. 

My friend signed up, too, can we share a room?

This is most likely possible, after registration, we will send you a few questions to answer, note your roommate preference and we will do our best to make you happy.

What supplies do I need to bring to the Garment Getaway?

You will need basic sewing supplies and we will send a list before the getaway. Plus, Owl & Drum will have a pop-up shop at the retreat which will feature fabrics and supplies curated for this specific dress.

How many students will you have at the getaway?

We are accepting 8 students for the Garment Getaway.

I’m flying in for the event, what airport should I use? Do I need to pack my machine? 
Tulsa is the closest airport.

Contact us to work out supplying you with a machine for the weekend.

The Garment Getaway is sold out, do you have a wait list?
Yes, just send us an email - - to be added to our wait list.
What is your cancellation/refund policy?
Garment Getaway is non-refundable, if you are unable to attend after signing up and the event is sold out, if we have a person to take your spot, we will then offer a refund.