Clothes

Clothes

Clothes and Dressmaking courses. Learn how to make your own clothes or improve your dressmaking to achieve a professional ‘handmade’ finish instead.

Clothing-related events vary from regular weekly dressmaking classes over a course of several weeks. Learn how to use commercial paper patterns, how to choose your best size (they have a different sizing system from shop-bought clothes), and how to alter them for a perfect fit.  There are also quick-hit 1-day classes to concentrate on certain aspects.  If you’ve got a bit rusty, then take the 1-day refresher course and brush up on the basics such as seams, hems, inserting zips and making buttonholes. Or ‘Improve your Dressmaking’ will help if your home sewing is a bit – well – ‘homemade’.  Learn professional tips and tricks to achieve a high-end finish.

If you have an overlocker but you’re frightened to take it out the box, then my 1-day class ‘Know Your Overlocker’, will show you how to thread it, and obtain perfect tension. Not only that, I’ll show you lots of techniques that you can use your overlocker for including sewing up entire garments, decorative seams, and hems.

Dressmaking course - postponed

Wednesday 06/01/2021 - Wednesday 24/03/2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
A course to teach you how to make your own unique clothes that fit perfectly. Understand how to use paper patterns, cutting out fabric and sewing techniques.
This class is fully booked
Dressmaking course - postponed

share:

Intro to Dressmaking course - postponed

Tuesday 12/01/2021 - Tuesday 16/03/2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Prices : £0.00

A course to teach you how to make your own unique clothes that fit perfectly. Understand how to use paper patterns, cutting out fabric and sewing techniques.
Intro to Dressmaking course - postponed

share:

Know Your Overlocker online

Wednesday 10/03/2021
10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Prices : £25.00

Why waste time and get stressing trying to use your overlocker. This online overlocker tutorial will take you through threading, tension and show you how to get the best from it. So get to know your overlocker here!
Know Your Overlocker online

share:

Summer School: Introduction to Dressmaking

Wednesday 28/07/2021 - Friday 30/07/2021
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Prices : £205.00

A 3-day course to introduce you to the principles and practices of making clothes.
Summer School: Introduction to Dressmaking

share:

Summer School: Better Dressmaking

Wednesday 04/08/2021 - Friday 06/08/2021
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Prices : £210.00

Learn tips and techniques to make your home sewing look less – well- ‘homemade’
Summer School: Better Dressmaking

share:

share: