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Waistcoat with welt pocket making workshop


About the Course

This is another of our new workshops with Great British Sewing Bee semi finalist Paul Clarke.

On this one day workshop you will be shown how to make your own beautiful tailored waistcoat with either double or single welt pockets. Welt pockets are usually found on the front of tailored jackets and waistcoats and it is a beautiful way to create a professional finish to a garment. Paul which guide you through each step to create this lovely feature.

The cost of this workshop is £52. You will just need to bring 1 metre of fabric for the front of your waistcoat, lining fabrics in cream or black satin are available. We also have a button maker to create perfect matching buttons.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

The pattern and the use of sewing machines and all other equipment are included.

Tea, coffee and refreshments are provided, all you need to bring is your lunch.


Paula Cain at Chester Costume House
Saltney Business Centre
High Street
Saltney, Chester
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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Hearing impaired
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Limited mobility
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Stag dos
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users

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1 day (10:30am to 4:30pm)

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