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Meet Stitching Academy Learner: Hawi Burka
05.04.2019 Meet Stitching Academy Learner: Hawi Burka

Q Do you feel confident using the sewing machines? H: Yes, I use all the machines, I can do overlock stitching, binding and cover stitching etc.   Q What do you think about the tutor? H: I don’t think you can find...

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Introducing: Advanced Gerber 2-Day Masterclass
04.04.2019 Introducing: Advanced Gerber 2-Day Masterclass

Gerber tutor Ben Cooper has a grounding of over 25-years experience in fashion and is currently a Senior Pattern Cutter at Karen Millen and CAD manager for their Atelier. In this new f ollow-on Gerber course learners will get into the...

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The Demand For Skilled Pattern Cutters Has Never Been Greater
03.04.2019 The Demand For Skilled Pattern Cutters Has Never Been Greater

The best fashion designers know how to pattern cut, Christopher Nieper of David Nieper based in the Midlands added this significant quote to a recent article in Drapers Magazine:  “Designers that can’t pattern cut are at a huge disadvantage – how...

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Gearing Up for Graduate Fashion Week 2019 with Tu
01.04.2019 Gearing Up for Graduate Fashion Week 2019 with Tu

The Graduate Fashion Foundation has just announced that it will once again be partnering with Tu for the fourth year running. The 2019 partnership will see two talented graduates receive a year-long scholarship within the Tu design team in...

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Meet Stitching Academy Learner - Kim Skeet
28.03.2019 Meet Stitching Academy Learner - Kim Skeet

Q: What did you enjoy the most in this course? K: I enjoyed learning how to make garments from raw materials.   Q: Do you feel confident using the sewing machines? K: Yes, I have used them before as well.  ...

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