Friday afternoon sewing course for beginners with an interest in dressmaking. 1-3pm
During this course you will learn the foundation skills for sewing and build the first steps towards a dependable base from which to progress your sewing projects particularly towards dressmaking:
How to use your sewing machine
Seams and seam finishing
Button holes and inserting zips
Sewing darts, gathering, pleats and tucks, using elastic
Finishing waistlines and necklines (facing and bias binding)
Inserting piping and hemming.