Four session course
This 4 week course will take you from complete novice to cofident dressmaker! The first week includes our Get to know your machine at our 'Beginners Workshop' - A complete introduction to sewing on a machine. We will cover threading, overview of stitches, seams, hemming and loads of useful tips. You will make a reusable shopping bag during this session - fabric will be provided for this.
During Week 2 you will learn all about using and altering commercial patterns to fit your own body shape and cutting fabric.
The skirt will be sewn over the next 2 sessions where you will…
Refreshments will be provided. Materials will be provided for first session and we will discuss fabric requirements for the second week. All equipment will be provided but feel free to bring your own machine if you wish.
Rachel - Owner and Founder of 'Craft My Day'
Since completing her degree in ‘Costume and Technical effects for the performing arts’ at London College of Fashion in 2001, Rachel worked freelance in the film and events industries for many years before taking a break to be at home with her three children whilst they were small.
She began teaching at a private sewing studio, alongside freelance work and grew to love the rewarding nature of teaching.
'I can never seem to get enough of learning new skills, which I love to share…'
In 2016 Rachel decided to start up her…
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