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Beginners: 6 week sewing course (Part time) / 3 Full Days (Full time)

4.5(3 reviews)
Location
Seven Sisters
Price
£245pp
Time
Six session course
Level
Beginner
Come and try out our brand spanking new 6 week sewing programme! During this course you will get to grips with using a sewing machine, by tackiling four diffe
Beginners: 6 week sewing course (Part time) / 3 Full Days (Full time)
by The Fashion Box
4.5
Beginners: 6 week sewing course (Part time) / 3 Full Days (Full time) by The Fashion Box - crafts in London
Six session course
£245 per person

Let the teacher know and you will be notified when new dates are added.

You will only receive an email from us if new dates are added for this class, you will not receive any marketing emails, and that's a promise!

What you will do

Six session course

Evening

Come and try out our brand spanking new 6 session sewing programme!

During this course you will get to grips with using a sewing machine, by tackling 2 different sewing projects!

Each project is aimed at perfecting your sewing skills and giving you two exciting garments to take home with you and show off to your friends and family!

Course Breakdown: Session 1:  Reading a commercial Pattern / Taking measurements / Selecting suitable fabrics / Preparing your pattern / cutting out

Session 2: Sewing Machine Basics / Sewing Prep / Sewing Skirt (Simpicity 1369 Pattern)

Session 3: Sewing Skirt / Pockets / Waistband 

Session 4: Sewing Skirt / Zip and Hemming / Dress prep - cutting out

Session 5 + 6:  Make a dress of your choice! (New Look 6262 Pattern)

Bring along your own fabrics and trims for each project. 

You will receive a free pattern for each garment, please state size required after booking, by contacting the studio.

Pease note: Some homework will be set each week, for example, cutting out paper patterns.

IMPORTANT INFO: It is essential that you contact The Fashion Box Studio once you book your place, to inform us of your UK dress size, so we can order the correct patterns for you.

Course Breakdown: Session 1: Sewing Machine Basics / Make a Tote Bag

Session 2: Getting to grips with Zips / Make a Cushion Cover

Session 3 + 4: Using a commercial Pattern: Gathered Skirt (Simplicity 1369 Pattern)

Session 5 + 6: Make a dress of your choice! (from Pattern New Look 6145)

Bring along your own fabrics and trims for each project.

You will receive a free pattern for each garment..

Pease note: Some homework will be set each week, for example, cutting out paper patterns.

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Wed 12 Feb 2020, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
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Thu 13 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Wed 19 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Thu 20 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Wed 26 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Thu 27 Feb, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

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Sewing is the earliest form of textile art. It was practiced by stone age people even before weaving was invented.
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Reviews (3)
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Jessica
16 Jul
The course was great! We covered so much and Craig was very patient with us all.
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Isabella
29 Aug
Such a great course! Made a tote bag, skirt and dress... all FAB Craig is a great teacher (very patient with slow beginners like me!!) Great sense of achievement being able to walk out of class with a completed garment that you actually like, wear and show off! Lovely group. Great course... THANKS CRAIG!! 😁👍🏼❤️

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Jessica
16 Jul
The course was great! We covered so much and Craig was very patient with us all.
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Isabella
29 Aug
Such a great course! Made a tote bag, skirt and dress... all FAB Craig is a great teacher (very patient with slow beginners like me!!) Great sense of achievement being able to walk out of class with a completed garment that you actually like, wear and show off! Lovely group. Great course... THANKS CRAIG!! 😁👍🏼❤️
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Nicola
16 Sep
Interesting class, learnt quite a bit as a complete beginner. An email at the end of the week with with a reminder of things to remember for the next would've been very helpful!

Class location

Seven Sisters
Unit 4
718-722 Seven Sisters Road (Entrance on Gourley Street)
N15 5NH
London

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Beginners: 6 week sewing course (Part time) / 3 Full Days (Full time) by The Fashion Box - crafts in London

About your host, The Fashion Box

Who we are: The Fashion Box Group was founded in 2013.

After graduating from Central Saint Martins, with a post-graduate degree in Advanced Innovative Pattern Cutting, Craig (Mr Fashion Box!) embarked on a kaleidoscope of successful ventures within the fashion industry. During this time, he has worked alongside a huge selection of fashion houses, new designers and is a mentor to many university lecturers and fashion graduates.

Craig has over 15 years experience in teaching in universities and colleges, as well as with private clients. As a result, he is accomplished at getting the best out of both groups of students and one-to-one situations.

After 7 years at Istituto Marangoni, he left to pursue his dreams of opening his own fashion school, which resulted in The Fashion Box Academy.

Craig is also Head of Fashion at LCCA, and is currently writing a programmes for The London College of Contemporary Arts’ MA course in Luxury Fashion Design.

Craig has been the Collection Manager for Qasimi Homme, worked alongside Sadie Clayton, and is currently working on production of a collection for Liberty of London.

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Age Requirement

16

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Beginners: 6 week sewing course (Part time) / 3 Full Days (Full time)
by The Fashion Box
4.5(3 reviews)
Beginners: 6 week sewing course (Part time) / 3 Full Days (Full time) by The Fashion Box - crafts in London
Six session course
£245 per person
Six session course