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Beginners' dressmaking... while on holiday in France!

Duration: One week

Price: £700

Book with: Bronwen Shepherd
at Textile Holidays France

Le Maine Neuf
16300 Challignac

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About the Course

Learn dressmaking skills while on holiday in France. For complete beginners for people with some experience.
This holiday is 7 nights/6 days long, with approximately 4 – 4.5 days in the Studio. There will be some cutting out for you to do on a couple of evenings.

COST: £700 or £600 each if you bring one friend, £550 each if you bring two.

The holiday dates are flexible – it can run on dates convenient for you – please contact me to discuss via the contact form above.

This holiday assumes EITHER no knowledge of dressmaking - in which case you'll make an infinity scarf, pyjama bottoms and a top OR a little previous dressmaking experience in which case you'll make two garments - to be decided between us.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

* Transport to and from Bordeaux airport - flights from Bergerac/Limoges by arrangement.
* Days/ half days out.
* Some fabrics/threads etc will be provided, most you will need to bring with you - please email me for further information.
* Accommodation will (usually) be single occupancy of a double room with private/en-suite shower room/wc. If you take up the special offer and bring two friends, you will each have single occupancy of a double room but will share 2 shower rooms/toilets.
* Meals - The holiday is self-catering - there is a large, open-plan kitchen/dining/sitting room and full cooking facilities.
* Special deals for groups

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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

  • Accommodation offered
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Suitable for stag and hen dos