Reading the front of the pattern envelope. Reading the back of the pattern envelope. Taking accurate body measurements. Finding your correct pattern size. Types of fabric to buy. How much fabric to buy. To identify your correct pattern pieces. To trace pattern pieces according to your size. Learning key and glossary. To learn different layouts. Step by step instructions to follow patterns and put your project together.
These patterns can be bought from: ARTHUR BAYLES (Linden), Hans (Oriental Plaza), Chamdors, Fiona’s & Haby and Lace (Vereniging). These are some of the examples of the patterns you can choose. Note that each pattern is labelled “EASY”. Sewing Machines and notions etc. are available in class. Fabrics and Scissors of your own choice need to be purchased. Basic Sewing Kits sold in class for R300 inclusive of measuring tape, nippers, seam ripper, seam gauge, scissors, fusing, pins, pin cushion and dressmakers chalk. We are stockists of BROTHER machines as well.
Cost of Course: R3000
Duration: The course consists of 15 hours (1 project only) 1 class = 1 hour. PAYMENTS TO BE MADE IN ADVANCE TO ENSURE BOOKING OF SPACE. CASH OR EFT ONLY, NO CASH DEPOSITS PLEASE.