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  • Fee
    £190
  • 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 shortcourses@cwc.ac.uk.​