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Garment Construction

  • Fee
  • Duration of course 6 Weeks
  • Course type Short Course
  • This course is suitable for Adults
​Garment Construction
Learners will develop an understanding of cutting, construction, how to use sewing machines and pressing of a variety of fabrics and will know the importance of making up a garment. Please bring a simple design of yours.

The course will cover:

Adaptation of patterns to create simple style
General construction methods
Fitting of garment
Finishing methods of pressing
Create a new garment

The tutor is Lorraine Mitchell who also runs courses in Fashion Design. She runs workshops at the Victoria & Albert Museum and has many contacts in the tailoring world. Previous students have been offered the chance to visit Savile Row.

For further information call 020 7258 7253 or email​