6 Week Dressmaking Class

Wednesday 14 March, 2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Suitable for: must have previous sewing experience

Price: £120 or £100 for returning customers

This dress making class is ideal for someone who has intermediate dressmaking skills, you should be comfortable using a sewing machine and have made simple projects such as cushions or bags.

Key skills learned throughout this course:

  • Measuring, adjusting and pattern cutting
  • Fabric Properties & grain lines
  • Seams, garment construction, pleats, darts, sleeves and pockets (depending on pattern and style chosen)
  • Fitting a concealed zip
  • Hemming and finishing

Class sizes are kept small to ensure everyone has plenty of attention and guidance and there may be a small amount of homework required each week.

By the end of this course you will have a fabulous made to measure dress, skirt, trousers, jacket etc. and will be able to follow a dress making pattern to make many more clothes for yourself.


Studio 5.10, Edinburgh Palette