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Beginners Dressmaking

Sales price: £80.00
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Can't commit to a six-week course?
Learn the most important parts of this course in a single day with our Beginners Dressmaking Day course below.

This 6-week structured course covers the basic elements required by most students to complete home projects to a professional standard. Each week you will be guided through the format and produce samples to create a working folder for future reference when making personal projects.

Week 1 – How to use a sewing machine
Controlling the machine
Basic stitches

Week 2 - Seams & Hems
Seams, including Hong Kong style, French style & Turn Up
Hems, including Hand sewn blind hem, machine stitched & Dee hem

Week 3 - Darts & Facings
Darts, including Curved darts
Facings, including Understitching, Top stitching & Bias making

Week 4 - Pockets
Lined patch
Jet pocket

Week 5 - Buttons & Buttonholes
Buttons, including Machine and hand sewn
Buttonholes, including Marking out, Machine feet & Using a gauge

Week 6 - Zips
Invisible
Normal trousers

Course Details:

Location:
Barry Rogers School of Sewing, Southampton (details)
Tutor:
Barry Rogers
Materials:
Your materials are included in the price of this course
Duration:
Six evenings, over six weeks
Times:
7pm to 9pm
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  • Barry Rogers School of Sewing
  • 43a Bridge Road
  • Itchen, Southampton
  • Hampshire, SO19 7GP

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