If you would love to learn how to make your own clothes then this course is for you. This course takes place once a week for 6 weeks and will cover the basics of dressmaking and is the perfect starting point for your sewing journey. Over the 6 weeks you will make a pair of pull-on trousers with pockets and a top (or a dress), and learn lots of dressmaking techniques along the way including: -using a dressmaking pattern -adjusting your pattern for a better fit -how to cut your fabric -creating seams and hems -creating darts and pockets -and much more! You will need to be able to use a sewing machine, if you need to learn then you could sign up for the Introduction to Sewing class first. More details will follow once you have booked your place. Get your Sew-jo on!!

What's included in the price?

Sewing patterns, use of all equipment and as much tea and coffee as you can drink are all included. You will just need to provide your own fabric.


6 weeks (5:00pm to 8:00pm)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts



Deb Day Sewing Room

with Craft Courses since 2019

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I have been sewing forever, mum used to make my clothes when I was little, I like to think she passed her skill onto me, In turn, I like share my knowledge with others, I am well equipped to pass on lots of hints and tips for successful sewing. I am a patient and understanding teacher, I love to see people achieve something they never thought possible... I look forward to seeing you in the sewing room soon!

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Intermediate level
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The Old Print Works, 498-506 Moseley Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B12 9AH