Pattern Cutting Basics - Bodice And Sleeve

Are you fed up using a commercial pattern that doesn't really fit you properly? Learn to measure yourself accurately and create your own bodice and sleeve 'block' and calico 'toile' - for the perfect fit! BODICE AND SLEEVE BLOCK AND TOILE During this session you will create your own bodice and sleeve 'block' to take home. From this individual block you will also cut out and sew your own calico bodice and sleeve 'toile', checking for fit and adjusting block/toile where necessary.Basic dressmaking skills are essential for 'making up' your toile. You will discuss how the block can be adapted to create other styles/designs in the future. All materials and equipment are provided. (Pattern cutting tools will be available to purchase at the end of class). *Please note that this workshop is a full day and limited to 4 per class to ensure each student has ample guidance.
  • Suitable for intermediate level students
  • Take home your makeplace item
  • Fabric included in price
Wed August 09 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri October 20 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed December 13 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
£86.50
1 Places Available

10:00 am - 4:00 pm