Wardrobe looking tired and in need of some sauce? Don’t look to fast fashion for your answers, join local dress designer Christina for insight and inspiration to customise your clothes in a sustainable way! Learn from an experienced professional, and from each other to create your own design ideas and improve your sewing skills. You will be learn through practical demonstrations and working in groups. Come along with your own clothing to work on and ideas to share! 

Course description

Wardrobe looking tired and in need of some sauce? Don’t look to fast fashion for your answers,

join local dress designer Christina for insight and inspiration to customise your clothes in a

sustainable way! Learn from an experienced professional, and from each other to create your

own design ideas and improve your sewing skills.

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Course content:

What topics will you cover

1. Selecting items to upcycle and design concepts

2. Sourcing and buying fabrics and trimmings

3. Hand sewing skills

4. Machine sewing skills

5. Garment design appreciation

Learning objectives

By the end of the course you will have

1. Developed or improved your hand sewing skills

2. Developed or improved your machine sewing skills

3. Developed a critical eye for design ideas

4. Upcycled your garments

How will I be taught? What kind of activities will I be doing?

Practical demonstrations, working in small groups and individually

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