This advanced dress/trouser making course is the natural follow on from the Intermediate Garment Construction Course or for those confident in your sewing skills and looking to take your garment construction to the next level.
We are delighted to have on offer at the Advanced level either a Six week Dressmaking Course, (with a choice of patterns) which runs every Friday in the evening or a full two day Chino Trouser Course using stretch fabric with side pockets and fly front.
In additon we have a Couture Course, making the ultimate the classic Chanel inspired jacket, all the techniques are those used in the original jacket. This course runs over four full days on subsequent Fridays
The course tutor will be in touch to discuss sizing for your pattern and fabric requirements prior to the course start.
Students will be taught the tracing of the pattern to make as a template to allow for the alteration of the master pattern. The drafting of a toile/muslin to allow for accurate fitting, incorporation of a lining whether the pattern calls for it or not, hand finishing etc.
Full 6 week Dressmaking course price is £155 ;Two day Trouser Course is £145 (inc lunch), and the Chanel Jacket full day 4 week course is £175 a deposit of £35 secures your place, for more details click on the "Book Now" tab.
Southside Sewing School and classes are based at Rosina Cottage, 73 Main Road, Fenwick KA3 6DU