New Saturday Morning Pattern & Stitch Class For Beginners

We are pleased to announce that we have a series of new Saturday morning Pattern & Stitch classes aimed at the beginner. The course will clearly explain every stage and learners will leave knowing how to create and stitch their own garments.

Spread over 3 Saturday mornings, 9 – 1pm, tutor Humeera Dar will teach the fundamentals of creating a pattern and making up a garment.

The agenda will be as follows:

Saturday 21st September – 9 to 1pm

9:00 to 9:30 – Intro to Fashion Enter, health safety and factory tour

9:30 to 10:30 – Taking body measurements

10.30 to 10.45 – Tea

10.45 to 12.50 Skirt block own size

Saturday 28th September – 9 to 1pm

9:00 to 11.00 – Introduction sewing match.  Threading the flatbed  Straight stitch X 2  Squares X 2  Curves X 2  Edge stitch X 2  Foot gap

1cm 11:00 to 11:15 Tea

11:15 to 12.50 Make a pattern of skirt block, plus waistband and cut out to toile

Saturday 5 th October – 9 to 1pm

9:00 to 10:30 Stitch up and fit skirt toile

10:30 to 10:45 Tea

10:45 to 12:50 Complete work If time allows ½ size skirt Adaptations Inverted pleat Wrap over Yoke, panels and kick flare.

Saturday Morning Pattern & Stitch Class takes place on the 21st, 28th September and 5th October and costs £100- per morning session (£300 for the 3 sessions). Please note class size is kept small to ensure quality tuition so places are limited.

To book a place on this course click here.