Bespoke Tailoring – Classic Tailored Shirt
What is the course about?
This Bespoke Tailoring Class will introduce you to the skills involved in Pattern Drafting, Cloth cutting & Fitting . You will be learning basic cutting techniques for garments in general. You will need to be a confident sewer and be well acquainted with your sewing machine. This shirt making workshop will be a good starter for those who are comfortable with a sewing machine and can take on sewing tasks easily.
With the skills from this Shirt Sewing Class, you can confidently produce a shirt good enough for the fashion industry.
What will I learn during this Shirt Sewing Class?
- Different figure and body types
- Different fabric grades
- Drafting a 40 inch Shirt block
- How to sew collar and cuffs
- Cutting & Fitting
Making various styles of pockets
- Button sizing
- Pattern adapting into loose, regular or classic fit
- Different fusing types
- How to complete a fully ready to wear shirt
- Making and attaching a 2 piece collar
FABRIC SUGGESTIONS: Medium-weight woven fabrics such as cotton or Linen
SEWING LEVEL: Confident Machinist
- Pattern cutting paper
- Calico fabric
We will be supplying you with the materials you require for this workshop. If you require any trimmings or notions for your stash please visit our online store
WHAT NEXT AFTER THIS COURSE
After successful completion of this course, you are free to browse at our courses to see if there is something else that you might want to do.
DATES AND TIME AVAILABLE
Friday, 8th Feb 2019 (11am – 5pm)
Friday, 29th Mar 2019 (11am – 5pm)
Friday, 26th Apr 2019 (11am – 5pm)
Please Note: This is a fast-paced class and you will be required to have a good proficiency with your sewing machine.