Sew your own capsule wardrobe
Wednesday Afternoons for 6 weeks 4th Sept 2 pm to 5pm
Learn how to use a sewing machine and be able to create your own capsule wardrobe, do alterations and repairs! You will be able to mix and match your co-ordinated wardrobe pieces, dress them up or down as the mood takes you.
Please note: £25 per session, pay as you go (book and prepay Week 1), credit/debit cards welcome.
Over the 6 weeks we will build a comprehensive level of skills both in using the machine effectively, correct body measurement, reading, adjusting and cutting patterns, fitting adjustments and sewing techniques enabling you construct a suitable capsule wardrobe of your choice.
You will go from complete beginner or novice to having completed your own ready to wear wardrobe with pride by the end of the six weeks. NB. Homework will be necessary to complete the garments.
Week 1. Patterns, measuring and basic techniques Week 2. Vest Top Week 3. Skirt Week 4. Shift Dress Week 5. Trousers Week 6. Blouse
Machine, tuition, teas and coffees supplied. FOUR SPACES ONLY to give proper, effective tuition throughout.
Over 14s only.Please Note: You will need to choose buy your own fabric to complete this course after week one. (Guidance given).