Ready to nail the fit on your ideal dress? Join our two day Dressmaking weekender where you choose the pattern that suits you and make it up with our careful tuition and advice.
Fancy making a fitted bodice and full skirted dress like the Cambie by Sewaholic patterns, or sleeved like the Emery? Maybe a classic shirt dress with a sweet little collar is up your street, Or perhaps a sassy little sixties shift dress is more you?
- different ways to mark and sew darts or other ways to shape
- Inserting an invisible zip or button placket
- Making fitting adjustments to paper patterns
- How to use different seam finishes
- Inserting sleeves
When & Where
The Thrifty Studio
Unit 21, 4-6 Shelford Place
N16 9HS London
The Thrifty Stitcher
Claire-Louise Hardie is the Sewing Producer to "The Great British Sewing Bee" and Author of "The Great British Sewing Bee- Fashion with Fabric" She's also a professional Costumier and Guest presenter on Create and Craft TV. We offer small sized, friendly sewing classes and courses in Stoke Newington North London.
Our mission is to de-mystify the art of sewing and clothes making, showing you just how easy and fun it can be. We offer a range of contemporary sewing classes, suitable for adults at all levels. Fitting is our passion, and we love to helping students make clothes that fit.
Come and be inspired at our lovely working studio, and leave with a passion for sewing