Basic Jacket
Starter Course

Learn the basics of garment construction and begin the journey into dressmaking


Course
Details

LEVEL: NEWCOMER
DURATION: 6 WEEKS
LENGTH: 2.5 HOURS
CLASS SIZE: 2
PRICE: €240
TEACHER: KSENIA

INSTRUCTIONS & PATTERNS TO KEEP ARE INCLUDED IN THIS COURSE

All courses include personal use of a sewing machine, COVID regulated working space and a mannequin.

We also have a large library of designs in EU sizes 36 - 44 for use in and outside of class included in the class price.

Our studio also includes:
- Three-thread overlocker
- Four-thread overlocker
- Iron press and tailoring hams
- Small equipment for rented use
(Paper scissors, threads, measuring tapes, rulers)

Previously part of the Complete Beginners Starter Course, the Basic Jacket Starter Course has been re-focused on giving you all the information required to start creating your own clothes.


You'll be guided through taking your sewing skills to the next level by:
- gaining deeper knowledge of pattern cutting, its symbology and abbreviations

- becoming comfortable with garment specific construction techniques and where to use them

- practise finishing techniques from fast fashion to ready-to-wear quality

You will also learn how to:

Sew curved lines

Create shape in fabric to fit the body


What is bias binding and how to make your own

How to sew mandarin collars and set-in sleeves


How to sew a basic buttonholes and invisible zips

Ready to start sewing?