6 hour class
Learn how to make a beautiful and simple top from scratch in this fun and creative class.
In this class
In this intermediary class students will make their very own top, either sleeveless or short-sleeve, in their chosen fabric, using a commercial pattern. The class will cover:
- How to use a home dressmaking pattern
- How to lay, mark and pin the pattern to fabric and cut out.
- Sewing seams
- Making darts
- Attaching a facing.
- Making a back neck opening
- Attaching a sleeve [for the sleeved version]
- You will them hem, press and finish your top ready to wear.
Now you can
- Make as many tops as you wish at home, for yourself or as a personal gift to friends and family
- Build upon what you have learnt to experiment with other techniques
- Pass on these skills to friends and family
Keep / Eat
Students will be able to keep all that is made at the end of the class
Did you know?
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
Gift this class to a friend or loved one
About your host, Fashion Antidote
Fashion Antidote is a small independently owned fashion school and studio based in East London just off Brick Lane.
Fashion Antidote brings a fresh alternative to Fashion education. Its emphasis is on teaching top fashion and fashion related subjects, specialising in technical and creative skills as well courses and workshops on fashion business and how to set up your own company. Unlike many other schools, its classes are small and informal and offer lots of 1-to-1 support to help build up your confidence. All levels are catered for whether you are an absolute beginner or a fashion professional - they have courses for you.
Running on week days, evenings and weekends, courses are both affordable and flexible. Quality tuition comes from highly experienced tutors from academic or fashion industry backgrounds who work with leading fashion names, have their own labels and teach at much bigger well known colleges and universities in and around London.
Just off Brick Lane with its vibrant mix of restaurants, galleries, vintage stores, fabric shops and minutes away from Spitalfield’s market.
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.