Sewing experience with either a domestic or Industrial machine would be greatly advantageous. No other experience necessary.
Prices (lunch included):
3-day course: £200
1-day special: £70
There is no deadline for booking. However places are offered on a first come, first served basis, all courses have a maximum number of 4 students, therefore we suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.
To book a place:
Phone: 07727 606809/ 020 8875 1924
Or fill in and submit the form to the right
MADE TO MEASURE JACKET BLOCK PATTERN, SLEEVES AND COLLARS
DAY 1: MADE TO MEASURE BLOCK PATTERN FOR JACKET
The first day of this course we will look at how to develop a jacket pattern using the dress block pattern made in Course 1 or a standard size block pattern.
Cut out and make a toile to test the fit of the pattern.
DAY 2: TOILE FITTING AND SLEEVES
The day start with a toile fitting where we discuss and pin the changes that need to be done to the pattern. These changes will then be altered on the pattern.
In the afternoon we will look at how to make different types of sleeves.
DAY 3: COLLARS
This day will be devoted to different types of collars for both jackets and dresses.
After popular demand DKC Studios in South West London are running a series of courses in the spring offering you an insight in to made to measure pattern cutting and how a couture garment is made.
The courses are held weekly over a three-week period, there is three courses in total each concentrating on a different stage of Pattern cutting or couture techniques.
Desirée Köster Couture will supply you with most of the tools you will need for these courses. But it is recommended that you bring the following:
COURSES IN FINE ART COUTURE SEWING AND MADE TO MEASURE PATTERN CUTTING
COURSE 5: 28/04-12/05 2017 10.00-17.00