Workshops 6 Week Dressmaking Class

6 Week Dressmaking Class
Tuesday 16 January - Tuesday 20 February 2018 6:30pm - 9:00pm
St Margaret's House
Suitable for: Intermediate Sewing Skills - or have attended a beginners sewing class
Price: £120 or £100 for returning customers
Location: Studio 5.10, Edinburgh Palette

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


Location details

St. Margaret’s House – Fifth Floor
St. Margaret’s House, 151 London Road
Edinburgh EH7 6AE

How to find St Margaret’s House