Beginners 4 Week Sewing Course on Mondays After Work

6 Nov '17 to 27 Nov '17 (Monday Evenings (4 sessions))
5:30pm - 7:30pm (4 sessions)
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Venue Details:
Alford Craft Market Centre/Shop
1 West Street

Alford Craft Market Centre
01507 463341

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Beginners 4 week sewing course on Mondays after work 6,13, 20 and 27 November, 2017 5.30 – 7.30pm with
Christina Melaugh £50pp – includes all materials. 6 places.

Week 1: Understanding commercial dress patterns, choosing the right size and explaining sewing instructions. Practical – practice sewing seams and various ways of neatening the raw edges.

Week 2: Continuing to look at pattern symbols for waistbands. Talk about interlining. Practical – sew a centre and lap zip. Make a simple bag with a zip.

Week 3: Look at pattern symbols for darts. Practical – ways of marking the fabric and practise sewing darts.

Week 4: Look at pattern symbols for sleeves. Practical – set in a sleeve head, smooth and gathered. Bring your
own sewing machine if you prefer to.