What you will do
Five session course
Dressmaking Workshop For Absolute Beginners What is the course about?
Our Dressmaking Workshop For Absolute Beginners is the perfect course to kick any serious sewing enthusiast who want to start a sewing journey and take it seriously too. You will be learning basic, solid techniques to boost your growth. Our beginners introduction to dressmaking will be in a very small group. This ensures that each student receives adequate and appropriate attention.
Each student in our beginners introduction to dressmaking workshop will feel like they are receiving a 1-2-1 session. What Will You Be Learning During This Dressmaking Workshop?
Complete introduction on how to setup and use A Brother or Singer Sewing machine Introduction to machine seams and finishes Different types of sewing machine stitches Introduction to different ways of finishing and sewing your hemline Quick introduction to the use of an over-locking machine Preparing, cutting, marking your fabric Taking accurate body measurements Pattern Cutting Inserting different types of zips Using interfaces Finishing a simple round neckline Sewing and finishing your garment
You will be working on 3 separate projects during this period
A simple tote bag A sleeveless blouse + Pattern A sleeveless shift blouse + Pattern
To Get The Best Out Of Your Introduction To Dressmaking
You require a sewing machine of some sort at home Please complete all 3 projects in the course Practice your sewing techniques at home Do a bit of research on your own Revise your reading materials
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, Luchi and Ota
Luchi & Ota’s mantra is simple: sewing is both an art and a hobby, but most importantly, it is a valuable life skill. At this colourful boutique in the heart of Edgware, classes are on offer to equip students with all their sewing needs, from upcycling and alterations to designing their own pyjama bottoms. Luchi & Ota cater to all ages and abilities, and ensure that each client leaves with a renewed love of the craft.
At the heart of Luchi & Ota’s vibrant and friendly shop is a true love for what they do. Whether you’re a practiced sewer looking to expand your knowledge, or a novice with a wardrobe that needs updating, this is the school for you.
MATERIALS REQUIRED: A list of materials required will be emailed on registration
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.