Sew your own capsule wardrobe
Thursdays for 10 weeks 7th November 6.30pm to 9.30pm
Learn (or re-learn!) how to use a sewing machine and overlocker 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 10 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 ten weeks and have the skills to tackle virtually any project, big or small.. To complete the garments homework may be necessary.
The course will cover Patterns, measuring and basic techniques and you will make :- A Vest Top A Skirt A Shift Dress A pair of Trousers A Blouse
Use of machines, 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 and some notions (zips etc) to complete this course after week one. (Guidance given).