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6 Week Garment Making Classes

The garment making class is ideal for someone who has intermediate sewing skills, you should be comfortable using a sewing machine and have made simple projects such as cushions or bags.



If you are completely new to sewing and making clothes it's best you join one of our beginne'rs sewing workshops and we run intermediate sewing workshops too to really build up both your sewing skills and confidence before joining the 6 week garment making course.

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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