Learn basic dressmaking skills and make a garment in this two day beginners dressmaking course. This course will teach you all about how to read and understand a commercial pattern, how to measure yourself correctly and tips and techniques on how to get that all important finish.
Two Day Weekend Beginners Dressmaking
Make A Simple Shift Dress.
During this 2 Day Weekend Dressmaking workshop you will learn how to:
Read and understand the information on a pattern envelope.
Measure yourself correctly and choose the right size garment to make.
Lay out pattern pieces and understand and how to transfer pattern markings.
Make simple pattern and fit adjustments.
How to apply interfacing and facings
How to create and sew darts
How to insert a lapped zip
How to set in sleeves
How to finish garment seams