Zero to Sewing Hero! Introduction to dressmaking Make a beautifully fitting skirt in this 3 week course! We’ll cover everything you need to know to and guide you step by step! Take your sewing to the next level and embark on a journey into dressmaking! Learn all about commercial patterns and how to alter them. Learn construction methods, fitting and how to get a professional finish to your garments. The course is delivered in bite size lessons to watch and follow at your own pace. Each week you will gain access to the next module through our exclusive membership area. You get lifetime access so you can choose to follow the 3 week schedule or work over a period of time to suit you, and repeat the course whenever you want to make another skirt! Perfect to fit in with a busy schedule the course is always available to you! Many people find it hard to commit to our weekly physical course so this is a perfect alternative- at a fraction of the price!
What's included in the price?
You will learn: Introduction to Commercial Patterns Adjusting patterns to fit Cutting patterns Skirt construction Seams and hems Insert a Lapped zip Attaching Waistband stitch in the ditch Button holes Achieving a professional finish
What you will need
Sewing Machine Scissors Thread Zip Button Skirt fabric: size 8-14 Either 1.8m (180cm) of 115cm wide woven cotton (non stretchy) - Or 1.4m (140cm) of 140cm wide woven cotton (non stretchy) - Regular zip (18-20 cm long) - Matching thread and button. - A button. Skirt fabric - size 16-18 - Either 2m (200cm) of 115cm wide woven cotton (non stretchy) - Or 1.8m (180cm) of 140cm wide woven cotton (non stretchy) - Regular zip (18-20 cm long) - Matching thread and button. - A button. Skirt fabric - size 20-24 - Either 2m (200cm) of 140cm wide woven cotton (non stretchy) - Regular zip (18-20 cm long) - Matching thread and button. - A button.
Here at 'Craft my Day' we run small group classes, in a studio environment. The classes are very relaxed and fun, whilst giving you real skills and confidence to move forward with your creative journey. So whether you want to try something new or increase your skills, we will have a class for you! Join us at one of our craft courses or workshops to suit all abilities.... Sewing, Crochet, Block printing, Powertex, Jewellery, Mosaic, Chalk painting, and more !
- Intermediate level
- Suitable for beginners
This course is taught online