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Beginners ‘In-Person’ Dressmaking Course

£120.00

Held in Maidenhead, this four-week class will take you through the basics of sewing as we make Luna Pants, a popular pattern by MadeByRae and a cushion with piping and a zip. This class includes access to the online beginner’s dressmaking course and the online cushion class, your own Luna Pants Pattern and a roll of PatternTrace paper, a bundle that retails at £76

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Held in Maidenhead, this four-week class will take you through the basics of sewing as we make Luna Pants, a popular pattern by MadeByRae and a cushion with piping and a zip. This class includes access to the online beginner’s dressmaking course and the online cushion class, your own Luna Pants Pattern and a roll of PatternTrace paper, a bundle that retails at £76

In this course, we will cover

  • reading a dressmaking pattern cover and instruction
  • how to choose the fabric types and applications
  • identifying the correct size to make for any shape
  • cutting out the pattern and transferring the pattern markings to the fabric
  • how to sew consistent seams
  • learning to finish garments professionally on your machine
  • learning to cut and apply binding
  • a super simple method to install a zip
  • making and applying piping

It’s a jam-packed class with so much to learn. Each course only has places for five participants and each session is 2 1/2 hours long.

Should you wish to make a different garment – I can accommodate this. In this instance, please message Gill at mail@gillymacdesigns.com to discuss it.

Additional information

In Person Dressmaking

21st, 28th January, 4th, 11th February 10am-12.30pm, 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th May 10am-12.30pm