Here at Luchi & Ota, we run beginners classes all the way to advanced dress making classes. It does not matter what stage you are at; whether you are thinking of taking up sewing or whether you have been sewing for ages, we will have a sewing class to suit all abilities.
We run dress making classes at our London, Edgware shop.
Visit us if you live in London.
We run relaxed but structured sewing classes. We understand that sewing can appear daunting, but we try our best to give you the confidence you require to start and continue in your sewing journey. We do not believe anyone is too old to learn how to sew.
Our sewing instructors are very seasoned, but most importantly, they are very patient. We are always happy to answer your questions because if you fully understand what you are doing, your sewing journey will be a happy one.
Our classes are very interactive and we encourage our attendees to take their time because sewing is a journey. We do not believe anyone is too old to learn how to sew.
If any of these people were Prime Ministers the last time you used a sewing machine; Margaret Thatcher, John Major or Tony Blair, we would advise you to book a refresher course.
If you would like to set up a new sewing machine, start your sewing journey, understand how to troubleshoot, then this is for you.
If you can confidently thread up your sewing machine and make a tote bag, a cushion cover or even a very simple blouse, you are an intermediate sewer.
At this point, you are looking to sharpen your sewing skills by taking on projects that might involve commercial patters, you might want to get involved in pattern drafting.
You are a confident sewer have been sewing for a while but require specific help or you want to get into tailoring. You can deal with complex types of fabrics and styles.
You are looking to get involved in more sophisticated men or women’s tailoring; you can contact us for 1-2-1 sessions if there are no suitable classes available.
You want to stamp your personality in your home or workplace. You might not be very confident in pattern cutting or evening reading patterns.
With great imagination, you can transform shirts into dresses, simple dresses into skirts or simply embellish plain looking clothes. There is no limit as long as you can sew.