Garment Construction Course: Improvers

This course is suitable for those who have completed the beginners course or those who already have some garment sewing experience and want to learn some more skills to make a wider range of garments.

In 5 weeks you will learn extra sewing techniques, that will allow you to make garments such as tops, waistcoats and dresses

On this course you will learn how to:

  • Insert a sleeve using the flat method
  • Insert a set in sleeve
  • Attach an all in one facing (or lining) around the neck and armhole
  • Make a patch pocket
  • Insert a pocket into a seam

START DATES: 17th January 2024

DURATION: Mondays for 5 weeks

CLASS TIMES: 6pm to 8.30pm

LEVEL: beginners +

MAX IN A CLASS: 4

COST: £200

DATE: 20/21/22nd

DURATION: 3 day intensive Tue/Wed/Thurs

TIME: 10am – 2pm

LEVEL: complete beginners & +

MAX IN A CLASS: 4

COST: £190

To book onto this worskhop please contact us by email or phone with your address, postcode and a contact number.

Skills needed to take this class… 

You must have made a simple garment such as a skirt with seams and darts – see content of beginners garment construction part 1

Workshop includes…

  • Supporting written information to take home
  • All materials for the 5 weeks of techniques are included in the cost.
  • Use of studio equipment and tools.** (If you need to borrow a sewing machine for this session please let us know when you book.)

Materials required:

  • None

Other workshops and courses for you

Beginners garment course

5 week course for those new to sewing clothes

Saturday Sewing Surgery

Saturday Morning Workshop

Shirts Blouses & Shirtdresses

5 week more advanced course


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