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Leicester: Summer Special Sewing Course

1 August 2022 - 30 September 2022


Introduction to industrial sewing and garment making

This week-long course will provide you with an introduction into industrial sewing, how to use an industrial machine from threading to making a full garment. The aim is that at the end of the week you will have an insight into industrial garment making. You will be supported throughout by experienced multi lingual tutors who will be there to guide you through the course.

What you will learn:

+ How to thread an industrial sewing machine
+ Learn different stitches and tensions
+ Understand how to cut fabric from a pattern
+ Learn about the different fabrics and how they are different in handling
+ How to sew straight lines, around corners and how to do sleeves
+ How to make a garment from a pattern

Dates and Times:

This course runs throughout August and September Mon – Fri 10am – 3pm. Please confirm which week you would like to select upon enrolment.

Fees: £75 for 5-days

FCFTA Leicester, Top Floor, Black and Yellow Building, 30 Stonebridge Street, Leicester, LE5 3PA.


1 August 2022
30 September 2022
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