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HELLAVA WORKSHOP - Introduction To Dressmaking

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Unit 3

Tavistock Place

Luton

LU6 1NE

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Introduction To Dressmaking, with HELLAVAGIRL - Level 3

This workshop is PERFECT if you know your way around a sewing machine, always wanted to make a dress the way that YOU wanted it to look and not be like everyone else... or better still, seen an incredible dress and thought "I'd love to be able to make that". This introduction will teach you how to form a pattern and sew your first skirt


What you should know :-

- Can thread a sewing machine

- Can sew to different seam allowances

- Have experience in making a range of sewn items equivalent to those made in the Introduction To Sewing workshop

- Understands about backstitching at the start & end of seams

- If you have take our Introduction To Sewing workshop. Then you are level

What you will learn:-

- How to measure yourself

- How to cut out a pattern and alter the length (if necassary)

- How to pin the pattern correctly onto the fabric

- How to construct the skirt and finish off the seams with a zig zag finish

What you will need:-

- 115cm wide fabric: 3m OR 140cm wide fabric: 2m

- Print Material preferable

- Light weight cotton fabric (Is a MUST, or potential extra charges will occur per meter due to difficulty and time restraint)

- Pattern size 6-20 uk

(If you are boardering bigger or smaller than these sizes please contact us before booking the class. Preferably a week before, as this may inccur a small extra fee and we can advise you before the class)

IMPORTANT NOTE *

Please arrive 5 minutes early to ensure prompt start and to make the most of your class. Please bring a packed lunch for all day courses. We will provide drinks and biscuits!

Private Q&A with Hellavagirl, Helen Woollams at the end! Get your questions ready

We will complete the class with a "hellava" skirt for you to wear and show off to your friends and family, or let it be the beginning of an exciting new career change.


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