Beginners Dress Making Skills (New workshop )

A one day intense workshop teaching the basic terminology and techniques. Focusing on construction methods used in dressmaking.

The following skills will be covered in this workshop

  • Taking your measurements
  • Understanding symbols and dressmaking terminology
  • Marking and Sewing Darts
  • Sewing seams and finishing raw edges
  • Staystitching
  • Invisible Zips
  • Interfacings and facings
  • Layering/grading
  • Clipping
  • Understitching
  • Finishings and hems


  BEGINNER. 4 x 2 hours. or condensed into a 1 day 6 hour course  .   All materials supplied. Latest workshop schedule.