Make Clothes - Frome



'Make Clothes' course, a great short course for those who have some sewing experience, ideally you'll have completed a beginner sewing course already.

Learn to use a commercial paper pattern to make simple garment such as an A-line skirt or trousers for those who haven't made clothing before.

If you're a refresher wanting to learn more advanced skills, why not try something more challenging like a pinafore, waistcoat or jacket.

Your tutor Aliss will guide you through all the necessary steps to help you make your item of clothing.

You'll get expert help in a small group, from cutting out your fabric, understanding the pattern instructions through to constructing your garment.

For advanced clothes making you'll learn more professional finishing techniques such as seam binding, adding facing and lining.

5 week course length

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

Tuition fee included.

Also available in the sewing studio:
- Clothes patterns and samples, books and resources for reference
- Iron and ironing board
- Cutting rulers and set squares to borrow
- Sewing machines for an additional small hire fee.

You'll need to purchase your pattern and fabric, thread and notions, get in touch if you need help with this.


Aliss Vaas at The Stitchery Frome


The Stitchery, The Welsh Mill
Park Hill Drive
BA11 2LE

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers


5 weeks (flexible times to suit)

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