Onsite Course
Jan 31, 2019
11am - 2pm
62 Edgware Way, Edgware, HA8 8JS
0 Students Enrolled
(5 Available)
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Beginners Skirt Making Workshop

Beginners Skirt Making Workshop

Beginners Skirt Making Workshop. In this course, you will learn to sew skirts in general, but in particular you will learn how to create a simple flowing skirt with a zip using your own body measurements. This super-flattering skirt design can fast become a staple in any wardrobe, as it is suitable for a wide range of fabrics and adaptable for almost any occasion.

What You Will Be Learning During Class?

  • Complete introduction on how to setup and use A Brother or Singer Sewing machine
  • Introduction to machine seams and finishes
  • Different types of sewing machine stitches
  • Introduction to different ways of finishing and sewing your hemline
  • Quick introduction to the use of an over-locking machine
  • Preparing, cutting, marking your fabric
  • Taking accurate body measurements
  • Learn how to insert a zip
  • Take your body measurements accurately
  • Laying out fabric pieces
  • Learning how to sew a waistband correctly
  • Constructing and sewing skirt
  • Finishing off your gathered skirt with trimmings if required

To Get The Best Out Of Your Skirt Making Skirt

  • You require a sewing machine of some sort at home
  • Practice your sewing techniques at home
  • Do a bit of research on your own
  • Revise your reading materials

FABRIC SUGGESTIONS: Medium-weight woven fabrics such as cotton or Linen

SEWING LEVEL: Absolute beginner, no previous experience required



10th, 17th, 24th Jan 2019 (11am – 2pm)
31st Jan, 7th, 14th Feb 2019 (11am – 2pm)
28th Feb, 7th, 14th Mar 2019 (11am – 2pm)
4th, 11th, 18th Apr 2019 (11am – 2pm)

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  • Every student progresses at a different pace
  • Enjoy the process as you go along
  • Please ensure you can commit to all the sessions
  • Practice, practice and more practice

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Final Quiz