The fielder weekend
A beginner-friendly dressmaking weekend
Sewing weekend: 7th & 8th May 10 -5 pm
Location: The Vestry, Ebenezer st, SA38 9BS
This is a weekend for those looking to start making their own clothes or those of you who crave the time and space to make something beautiful for themselves.
What you will make:
You can choose to make it as a top or a dress with pockets, with delicious ribbing or simply hemmed.
What you will learn:
how to choose your pattern size.
advice on choosing cloth
how to trace and make simple fit adjustments.
how to sew darts
How to construct pockets
how to use ribbing
how to use my overlocker
The sewing weekend
On the first day, I will help you choose a size and you will make the most of our cutting table to trace your pattern and cut your fabric. We can also look at any possible adjustments.
My most prolific makers might choose to cut two garments and why not?
On our second day, you can fully yourselves in making your garment. You will learn how to finish your garment with french seams. I will give you an introduction to using an overlocker if you are tempted to try.
This is a relaxed pace workshop with plenty f time for personal fitting and support.
All the while there is tea flowing and we take the time to share a delicious lunch.
The weekend course is £270. Payment plans are offered. Follow here.
Your dressmaking pattern is available on the day.
Freshly prepared lunch.
Teas and coffee on tap, fruits and snacks.
What's not included
Sourcing your own material is part of the learning and the fun. I'll leave that to you.
Cancellations and refunds
If you are having a covid related last-minute change, I will offer to redeem the value of your workshop within a year.
In the unlikely event, I have to cancel the class, your course will be fully refunded.
Have you got more questions? No problem, tell me how can I help.
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Missed classes cannot be reimbursed or deducted from the course price.
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