Ready to DIY your own wardrobe?
Go from being a “dressmaking novice” to a “a sewing King or Queen” in either 3 or 4 weeks for only £170- A saving of more than 10% over booking all the classes individually!
This course is run either on 4 consecutive weeks on weeknight evenings or over 3 consecutive weekends, or as an intensive full Weekender on Aug 19th & 20th.
Session 1- 18.30- 21.30pm OR 10.30 am -1.30 pm
Make a simple sleeveless top, and learn how to shape fabric with darts and finish off necklines with a binding. (See sleeveless top class link for fabric details)
Session 2 & 3 – 18.30- 21.30pm OR 10.30 am -6 pm
Take your dressmaking up a notch making either:- a simple shift dress with sleeves, OR a gathered skirt with an invisible zip and waistband OR a classic A line skirt with a facing
Session 4– 18.30- 21.30pm OR 10.30 am -1.30 pm
Learn to sew with knits- in this introduction to stretch class, you’ll make an easy to sew T shirt, attach a neckband and how to finish hems with a twin needle. After this session, you’ll feel comfortable sewing with all kinds of stretch fabric either on a regular sewing machine. See class link for fabric details
Did my first class yesterday (the cute shell top) which was amazing! Really good class, well structured...and I came away with an item of clothing I could really wear!
Many thanks - Steph
Hi Claire- Louise,
I'm still in a bubble of excitement about my shift dress, It was the best training day I've experienced- thank you so much for all the work you put in before, during and after to make it so useful.
With huge thanks - Nicola