6 Week Dressmaking Classes

Dressmaking

29

September

Dates: 29/09 - 03/11

Total Duration: 15h

Tuesdays, 18:30 - 21:00

The dress making class is ideal for someone who has intermediate dressmaking skills, you should be comfortable using a sewing machine and have made simple projects such as cushions or bags - or have attended an Introduction to Sewing class with The Edinburgh Sewcial Club.

Key skills learned throughout this course;

Measuring, adjusting and pattern cutting
Fabric Properties & grain lines
Seams, garment construction, pleats, darts, sleeves and pockets (depending on pattern and style chosen)
Fitting a concealed zip
Hemming and finishing

Class sizes are kept small to ensure everyone has plenty of attention and guidance and there may be a small amount of homework required each week. 

By the end of this course you will have a fabulous made to measure dress, skirt, trousers, jacket etc. and will be able to follow a dress making pattern to make many more clothes for yourself.

 

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151 London Road, Studio 5.10           Contact Ali: Email ali.webster@rocketmail.com or Telephone 07807124697