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Wed, 24 Jan


Sew it Together Sewing School


Learn to use a sewing machine and sew in 6 classes. 1 evening a week. R2850 includes materials and machines

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Time & Location

24 Jan 2024, 17:30 – 28 Feb 2024, 19:30

Sew it Together Sewing School, Studio 32, Palmer Rd, Muizenberg, Cape Town, 7945, South Africa

About the Event

THE BASICS is Part 1 of the  Beginners sewing course.

This is a short course to introduce you to sewing in 6 classes designed to teach you the very basics needed to get you sewing.  You can choose to start with this short course and then decide if you want to carry on with section 2 of the Zero to Hero for Absolute Beginners .

Straight sewing and how to guide the fabric

How to use and understand a sewing machine

Grainlines and cutting

About seam allowances

First essential sewing tricks

Sew a bag with pockets

How to make straps

Marking and measuring 

Choosing fabric

Lining a project and attaching a lined pocket

Attaching a waistband

Using basic tools, machine attachments and patterns

If you want to continue with part 2 of the  BEGINNERS sewing course you will learn basic garment construction techniques and how to use and read patterns correctly.  You will discover basic but important skills like cutting, hemming, inserting pockets, zips, how to attach sleeves and a hood, sew with a twin needle, insert elastic into a waistband and so much more.

What you will need:  A pair of Fabric scissors, pins.   All materials are included in the price.  


Payment Options:

Option 1:  R2850 for 6 X 2 HOUR night classes.  Includes all materials, patterns and use of a sewing machine.

PAYMENT   Full payment must be paid before you may commence the course.

Terms and Conditions 

A minimum of 4 students are required to go ahead with the course.  The start date will be confirmed in the week of the scheduled start.

Classes may not be deferred and no refunds for missed classes.

There will be opportunities to make up classes, in a group class at an extra charge of R350 or a private class at R450 for a 1 hour session .  One open studio session is included in your course fee.  These are at set times and are intended for class prep or to catch up work not completed in class.  This is not a teaching session and is not for catching up a missed class.

UNLEASH YOUR CREATIVITY ONE STITCH AT A TIME and register today.  Small classes guarantee loads of attention on you. 


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