This course will introduce learners to sewing, cutting and pressing techniques used in dressmaking. The course is suitable for beginners but is also an opportunity for learners with existing sewing experience to refresh or enhance their dressmaking skills.

Courses Available


Course Structure

The course will cover :

  • Using the sewing machine
  • Taking accurate measurements for dressmaking projects
  • A variety of sewing processes including seams, fastenings and hems
  • Accurate cutting out methods
  • Selection and correct use of a range of materials and equipment
  • Pressing and finishing methods
  • Choosing and using sewing/dressmaking patterns”