In this workshop you will learn bra fabrics and how to sew a fully structured bra. Tips will also be given on fitting. Bra Kits (from $17), patterns ($11.50) and underwires ($1.80/pair) are also required to complete this workshop.
Modern Day Corsetry
Browse our lovely range of corsetry patterns that are available for purchase (patterns are required for this workshop) Students may select different styles for this workshop. Although we do not select corsetry styles that are too involved, as we aim for students to finish their corsetry projects at the end of the workshop.
Learn rolled hemming, lettuce hemming, flatlocking, elasticating, lace insertion, pintucking and differential feed work (Providing your machine is capable of these techniques). You will create fabric sqaures whilst you learn and you will be taught how to sew them into a beautiful cover for your sewing machine! The sewing together of the cover may need to be done at home at the completion of this project, but you will certainly leave knowing alot more about your overlockers! Please bring your manual to this class.
In this workshop you will learn the techniques to sew your own swimwear. You will also learn about stretch fabrics and swimwear elastic. You may select your own pattern for this workshop - we stock a large range of swimwear patterns that are available for purchase. We aim to complete a swimsuit at the end of this workshop.
Specialised Sewing Workshops
These workshops will always vary, as we like to offer a large variety of courses for seing students to select from. We run workshops in Embroidery Software education, couching, raw edge applique, Machine Embroidery, Crazy Patch, Embelished book covering.
General Sewing Classes
Are you a beginner? Or maybe you have started a sewing project that is too difficult for you to finish? Sometimes people just enjoy the social aspect of getting together each week and creating their own professional looking garments. If you are any of the above these are the classes for you! Join for a few lessons or on a regular weekly basis. These classes are not only informative and educational but students always have heaps of fun!