Basic Sewing Techniques

Come and learn basic sewing techniques: how to take up hems on pants, skirts, sleeves and other items of clothing. As well as adding and replacing zippers and buttons that hold. Your experienced tutor will also show you how to do basic mending and alterations to your clothes. This course will not teach students how to assemble whole garments from patterns, however not only will you be able to mend some old favourites, but you will progress to up-cycling clothing into unique items of your own design.
No stretch sewing. No Concession.

Assess fit of woven garments when worn, choose where alterations are needed to achieve desired fit. Plan alteration order and make sample if needed of technique. Adjust garment using appropriate techniques.

Assess and plan alterations to woven garments. Use appropriate techniques to achieve good fit and design within limits of made garments.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.