Intro to Pattern Fitting FEBRUARY 12/13

Two day workshop. Create a muslin that fits you & adjust patterns

  • 1 850 South African rand
  • 32 Palmer Road

Service Description

This 2 day workshop is an introduction to making your own clothing. The workshop is open to those who know how to use a sewing machine and have done a bit of basic sewing. If you have don our Level 1 course you are welcome to join in. The content of this workshop covers the first few classes of our Level 2 course. You will learn: How to take correct body measurements Using the measurements to choose the correct size in your pattern How to read a commercial pattern How to correctly layup your pattern pieces on the fabric How to cut How to transfer pattern markings to the fabric How to do a full or small bust adjustment if needed You will make a muslin of the chosen garment so that you can work on the fit. You will need to bring: Tape measure; a pen or pencil; a tracing wheel, marking chalks or pens, a notebook, hand sewing needle, ruler, fabric scissors, pins. A kit of the necessary items can be purchased in advance of the class. Please indicate on the registration form under Starter Kit. Studio rulers and some tracing wheels are available for your use What is supplied: Cutting tables, some rulers and plain fabric for you to create a sample garment. A measurement chart, and a tutor. Coffee and tea and a simple snack for breaks. A studio pattern to trace, tracing paper 2 days of sewing fun with a small group of fellow enthusiasts. Share your skills, ask your questions, grow your skill set. We will have a lunch break which you may order from any of our local restaurents in Palmer Road or bring your own. ONLY 5 PLACES AVAILABLE SO DONT TAKE TOO LONG TO DECIDE. Terms and Conditions: The course will only commence if there are a minimum of 4 registrations Cancellations must be made within 5 days of the workshop. A service fee of R250 applies for a legitimate refund. In the event of a cancellation of the course on our side, a full refund will be given

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Contact Details

  • 32 Palmer Road, Muizenberg, Cape Town, South Africa