Dress making course

Esaie Couture Design School

Program Description

Dress making course

Esaie Couture Design School

Make yourself a custom fit dress in 6 weeks! This class reveals the secrets of cutting from a commercial pattern, construction methods and foolproof fitting techniques to make the dress fit you, perfectly. Learn to be a dress maker!

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Course Outline

  • Learn about fabrics and notions
  • Learn to measure your body
  • Learn to work with a commercial pattern
  • Learn to prepare fabric for cutting
  • Learn construction techniques
  • Learn zipper insertion
  • Learn proper pressing and finishing techniques

Course Duration: 6 weeks, 3 hours, once per week

Fabric & Supplies

  • 1 1/2 yards cotton muslin fabric
  • 2 1/2 yards fashion fabric (instructor will advise)
  • Thread, measuring tape, fabric scissors, paper scissors, pins, a seam ripper, hand needles and Vogue pattern V8766

Prerequisites

  • Some sewing machine experience is needed
  • If none, 2-Hour Sew Simple Workshop or 4-Hour Learn to Sew in A Day is recommended
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 19, 2016
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6 weeks
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375 USD
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USA - Manhattan, New York
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