Sewing Your Next Garment

Course overview

If you are ready for a little more challenge making your next garment then this course is for you. You will be guided through cutting your fabric from a commercial pattern of your choice and constructing it to a neat finished garment. You may want to try a pattern with a collar or sleeves!

This intermediate course is for people who are confident in using a sewing machine and sewing. You must know how to:

  • thread a machine
  • wind a bobbin
  • sew a seam together with a width of 1.5cm
  • be confident in backstitching the seam

If you are unable to carry out these basic tasks we advise you to complete the ‘Introduction to Sewing’ course.

You will learn:

  • confidence using the sewing machine
  • tips and tricks to achieve a neat finished garment
  • finishing techniques

Teaching methods include:

  • formal instruction
  • discussion
  • individual tuition
  • practical demonstration
  • practical experience

Furthermore, you will get the opportunity to develop your skills according to your own specific needs.

Please bring a commercial pattern of your choice, your desired fabric, matching thread, fabric scissors and a basic sewing kit.

This intermediate course is for people who are confident in using a sewing machine and sewing. You must know how to: thread a machine, wind a bobbin, sew a seam together with a width of 1.5cms and be confident in backstitching the seam. If you are unable to carry out these basic tasks we advise you to first complete the ‘Introduction to Sewing’ course.

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