A six-week course


Zipper, pockets, elastic and fit!

However you like to wear your trousers there is plenty to learn when embarking on your first pair adventures.

Expand your sewing repertoire and demystify some of the most intimidating techniques.

We work in bite size lessons to create timeless quality pieces along the way.


My dressmaking courses are designed to give you strong foundations and transferrable skills to set you on the path to a handmade wardrobe.


What you can choose to make:






What you'll learn:

  • How to take your body measurements and select the right size

  • How to prepare your pattern and make it work for you

  • How to identify suitable fabrics and build confidence sourcing them

  • How to sew a variety of zippers, pockets and waist finishes.

  • Techniques to fit your trousers.

This sounds like a good fit?

Great let's save you a space!

Starts: Tuesday 25th February 2020

Ends: Tuesday 31st March 2020

Time: 6 - 9pm

Number of sessions: 6

Location: Carmarthen Learning Centre, Furnace road, SA32 1EU

Access: Wheelchair access and on-site carpark

This course is for:  those with some basic machine skills, but no previous experience needed.

Price: £220

(or 2 payments of £110 - find out how, here)

The Eve pattern is included.

If you are choosing Pietra, please get in touch.

Please note that due to the small amount of spaces on each course, bookings are definitive and non refundable.



Have you got more questions? No problem, tell me how can I help.

Would you prefer to spread the course cost?


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Spreading the course cost further is possible. Get in touch to arrange.

Registering will automatically enroll you on the course and so the same cancellation policy applies.

Missed classes cannot be reimbursed or deducted from the course price.

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