Course code: ICAT004P
Subject area: Homecrafts
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
10:00am - 12:00pm
20th Apr 2023 - 20th Apr 2023
01235 555 585
An introductory workshop in clothing alterations and how to restyle into something new. You will gain confidence and skills in a relaxed and friendly learning environment
During the course you will make alterations to a garment or two of your choice and restyle using various techniques.
1. How measure and cut out accurately and safely2. How to amend hemlines, waistlines, and sleeves. (lengthen, shorten, and add fullness)3. How to follow pattern and sewing instructions to add panels, collars, pockets, and cuffs 4. Cover basic hand sewing techniques
Do not buy any materials until your course is confirmed as running.
Materials RequiredPlease bring no more than 2 garments with you.- Pieces of fabric and trimmings that co-ordinate with your garments- Matching sewing thread, spun polyester plus some cotton tacking thread- 25cms of medium weight interfacing (for collars and cuffs)
To keep the cost down for this project check to see what pieces of fabric and trimming you have at home.
Basic sewing equipment:Fabric scissors, paper scissors’, embroidery scissors, colour-headed pins, hand sewing needles, tape measure, tailors chalk, fabric marking pen, 30cm/12” ruler, small safety pin. Thimble
Please Bring Lunch with you.
Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.
You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.
16 - 18 Fee
Tuition Fee: £14.00Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £14.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £8.40Exam Fee: £0.00
Total Cost: £8.40