Sign up for Sewing Classes beginning in Autumn now! Book now to ensure you don’t miss out as places fill up quickly.
Deposit required at time of booking to secure your place. Pop into the shop or call us at 0131 558 3888.
Dressmaking – Beginners and Developing Skills
Looking to learn a new skill? Our beginners dressmaking classes are perfect if you’ve never tried dressmaking before, or would like to learn how to work from commercial patterns and get a perfect result. Learn from scratch how to read a pattern, measure yourself correctly and put together a simple garment. Our small classes are taught in a friendly environment by an experienced teacher. For students who have mastered the basics these classes allow you to take your dressmaking knowledge to a new level. Learn new and more complex techniques, patterns and fabrics.
Explore Tradition and Modern patchwork blocks and techniques in our small and informal classes,taught by our owner, Kevin.Knowledge of using a sewing machine is preferable to get the most out of these short classes. We have sewing machines in the classroom for you to use students will need, however, a rotary cutter, cutting mat and patchwork ruler. You can purchase any of these at Fabric Focus, and receive 10% off when buying supplies for your class. Limited spare equipment available.
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