Friday 10th June - Friday 8th July

Class Description

Dates Available: Friday 10th June to Friday 8th July 16.15-18.00pm £75 This course runs for 5 weeks, the cost is for the complete course. Tutor: Caroline Are you creative? Do you want to learn how to make your own clothes? Then this course is for you! Over this 5 week dressmaking course we will be there every step of the way to guide you to the perfect article. Please note you must be able to use a sewing machine, if you are unable to do so please look at our Tween’s Know Your Sewing Machine Class. The topics we aim to cover are: Learn how to measure yourself Read & cut out a commercial pattern Understand terms used Cut your fabric correctly Methods of putting your garment together Tips on which seams to use and where Correct pressing techniques Materials needed: You will need to bring a Beginners pattern of your choice, if possible please choose a multi size pattern. Commercial pattern sizing tends to work out smaller than dress sizes of ready made clothing so please check to ensure your basic measurements fall within the size range on the pattern. (Please visit our blog for how to measure yourself correctly Thread to match. Any other notions (zips etc listed on the pattern envelope) Fabric The correct amount of fabric required for your chosen design (this will be charted on the back of your pattern, If your measurements span sizes buy enough for the larger size) We can provide sewing machines but would prefer you to bring your own if possible. We have sewing machines for you to use but if you would like to bring your own please advise us at the time of booking. REFRESHMENTS: Squash and homemade cake are included in your lesson.

  • 75 British pounds
  • 1 Mill Street, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6EA

Contact Details

  • 1 Mill Street, Oakham, Rutland LE15 6EA, UK