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Dressmaking Skills – Extending – UXPKAA08

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The Great British Sewing Bee comes to life on our main campus, with this inspiring course to improve your dressmaking skills. 
Start Date Tue 12 Jan 2021
Weeks 10
Time 18:00 - 21:00
CampusAireville Campus
Fee £130 *


During this course you will consolidate your skills in seam work and shaping, as well as learn about the different structure and properties of various dressmaking fabrics. Each week you will take part in a mini ‘Sewing Bee Challenge’ to learn professional tips, tricks and shortcuts for a range of dressmaking skills. 

Equipment Info

You may wish to use your own fabric and bring your own sewing resources to the course (i.e. your own shears etc). 

Entry Requirements

Basic sewing skills and how to use a sewing machine are essential. This course is suitable for intermediate level learners who wish to improve. 


* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information