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Sewing & Dressmaking Techniques. Evening Course in June.
June 8 @ 6:30 pm - June 29 @ 8:30 pm$20 – $60
Come along to Tod college for 4 weeks of brushing up on your sewing techniques, or learning them from scratch if that is what you need! An ideal follow on from our Beginners Sewing class, you do need to be able to use use your machine already, although it’s not necessary to be highly skilled on it, you will need to be able to sew pretty much where you intend to!
We will cover:
Cleaning and maintaining your sewing machine & using different machine feet.
Fitting zips (exposed and in-seam)
Making buttonholes and fitting the button accurately
Making and attaching waistbands and casings
How to make darts, pleats & gathers..
We will be making practice pieces for all techniques for you to take home, with comprehensive handouts as well.
If time allows we can cover other sewing/dressmaking techniques as required. So if you have a burning question about a technique please do ask us!