About the Course
Learn the practical skills and knowledge to construct fashion garments. You choose to make three items from the options below:
Top, blouse, shirt or simple jacket a waistcoat and a skirt
Top, blouse, shirt or simple jacket a waistcoat and a pair of trousers
One piece dress, a waist slip and a waistcoat.
You will also complete design and research units as well as folder work to support your garments.
During the course you will:
measure and record body sizes accurately
recognise the characteristics of a range of fibres – natural and man-made and the basic fabrics made from them
prepare fabrics for cutting and stitching and make an accurate lay
handle fabrics correctly during cutting, stitching and pressing
select pattern styles to compliment a variety of figure shapes
adjust patterns as necessary
finish garments correctly
understand the care requirements for the garments made
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Some materials will be provided, however the student needs to buy fabric and associated materials
Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.
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