2 Day Dressmaking Workshop (June)
** Please carefully read the workshops bookings Terms & Conditions before you book your place(s)**
Dates & Times: 10-3pm Saturdays 11th & 18th June
Location: Lower Ground Floor, Ansdell Institute, Woodlands Road, Lytham St.Annes, Lancashire. FY84BX.
Cost: £95: Includes 2 days tuition, your choice of any of the Tilly & the Buttons patterns & a material/haberdashery budget of up to £30 plus use of any specialist equipment required throughout the two days.
What you'll learn & make: Learn an abundance of basic dressmaking techniques; how to lay & cut out pattern pieces, mark notches, transferring darts, pocket placement etc, find the perfect stitches for the fabric you chose, create seams, hems, attaching neckbands or facings creating pockets, topstitching, etc. Choose from our large range fabric under guidance of which will best suit the pattern you choose.
The timings of this workshop should enable you to leave with a finished product but each person will work at a different pace so please be aware you may have tasks to complete at home to finish your garment. *Please note the Lyra dress will take considerably more time so homework or attending social sewing session(s) for extra support is recommended*
Who is this suitable for: Over 16's- Confident beginner- This workshop doesn't require you to have any existing dressmaking knowledge but you must be able to use a sewing machine.