6 Week Dressmaking Class

Tuesday 16 January, 2018 - Tuesday 20 February, 2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Suitable for: Intermediate Sewing Skills - or have attended a beginners sewing class

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.

Tuesday 16th January – 20th February
£120 per person or £100 for returning customers


Studio 5.10, Edinburgh Palette
Fifth Floor
St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road