Intermediate Dressmaking Workshop

Sunday 20 October 2019

Overview

Create a dress of your choice in this three-week sewing course! If you are more than a beginner, love to sew and are looking at maybe challenging yourself while learning some new skills then this course is perfect for you.

Over the three weeks, under the guidance of an experienced teacher, you will learn about reading sewing patterns, cutting and marking fabric, small fitting alterations, ironing techniques for dress making, sewing tricks, different garments closures, hemming techniques and more. Melanie also specialises in vintage dressmaking, covering designs and techniques.

Find a great pattern and buy some gorgeous fabric to make yourself a dress! This course is three five-hour days, over three consecutive weeks. Your project should be chosen so it is achievable in this time. They can also suggest patterns for you. Like all sewing workshops, this is an intimate class so that each person gets enough attention and assistance, with a maximum of four students per class.

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