Learners will have some previous experience of dressmaking/garment making. Techniques on pattern fitting, making changes to a pattern to achieve a good fit will be covered also some soft tailoring processes suitable for making a coat or jacket. You will be encouraged to add your own design details to personalise your project
Learners are able work on their own chosen projects with guidance.
New learners will start by learning how to use extra sewing machine stitches and machine accessories.
Advice will be given on using commercial patterns also how to make alterations to achieve a well fitted garment.
Choice of fabric, haberdashery, construction methods and additional sewing techniques are discussed and demonstrated throughout the course.