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Dressmaking at Fleet Library

  • Fleet, Farnborough and Aldershot area
  • Fleet Library
  • 10:00am Tuesday 20 Feb 2018
  • Tuesdays, 20 February to 20 March

    10.00am to 12.00pm

    Working at your own pace this is an opportunity to learn how to use a pattern to produce a garment to fit. Learners will work with different levels and techniques of sewing according to their ability.
    * Lay out a pattern correctly onto fabric
    * Pin the pattern to the fabric
    * Cut the fabric
    * Create a toile
    * Adjust the pattern to fit
    * Use a sewing machine to sew the garment
    * Learn sewing techniques according to chosen pattern eg zip fastening

    This course is aimed at mixed ability dressmaking although it is expected you can use the basic functions of a sewing machine. You will learn how to read patterns and all about the different techniques required for your chosen garment construction. This course is practical and requires a degree of manual dexterity.

    You will need a sewing machine (not for the first session).Please ask the library if you do not have access to your own sewing machine.

    Booking is essential - Book on line at www.hants.gov.uk/shop or call the booking line: 01252 612709 to guarantee a place

  • Cost: £50.00
  • Venue: Fleet Library
  • Book now!

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