Dressmaking course at Helen's Haberdashery
  • 48 Court Parade,
    Aldridge Shopping Centre,
Join Helen's Haberdashery for their 12 week dressmaking course.

This dressmaking course is a 12 week programme that will take you through a range of essential sewing techniques, resulting in the production of a finished garment.

During the course you will cover...

  • Introduction to domestic sewing machine use
  • Accurate measuring of your body
  • Pattern pieces
  • Fabric types
  • Basic seam types
  • Cutting out
  • Tailors tacks, darts & stay stitching
  • Suppression, gathers, tucks & pleats
  • Interfacing
  • Zip types & zip insertion
  • Hemming, buttonholes and more...
You will need to provide a domestic pattern and fabric and any notions required.
Course time: Friday 9.30 till 12
  • 13/6/19
  • 20/9/19
  • 4/10/19
  • 18/10/19
  • 15/11/19
  • 22/11/19
  • 6/12/19
  • 15/12/19
Cost is £13 per session, members £10 per session. Payable in advance in 2 blocks of 6 sessions.
Non refundable and spaces are limited. Booking is essential and refreshments are provided.
Future dates
  • Friday 4th October 9:30am until 12:00pm
  • Friday 11th October 9:30am until 12:00pm
  • Friday 18th October 9:30am until 12:00pm
  • Friday 15th November 9:30am until 12:00pm
  • Friday 22nd November 9:30am until 12:00pm
  • Friday 6th December 9:30am until 12:00pm
  • Sunday 15th December 9:30am until 12:00pm
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