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Introduction to Skirt Pattern Drafting 2 day course

The Introduction to Pattern Drafting course will give you an understanding of different body types and how to draught a skirt block to individual measurements.

On this course you will draught a skirt block to your individual measurements, cut and make up the toile for your skirt, and learn how to fit your toile and make any alterations to your block. This will give you a perfect skirt block to fit your figure to make a skirt.  . Choose any fabric from the shop to make up your new skirt pattern.

This is an prefect course or those interested in making clothes that fit well, or are interested in customising clothes.

Requirements: Must know how to use a sewing machine.

What you will learn

  • how to measure yourself accurately
  • how to construct a skirt block from scratch
  • how to sew up a toile
  • how to fit your skirt  
  • how to pin and mark your toile
  • how to transfer your markings to your block
  • how to perform alterations to your blocks
  • how to resolve common fitting issues
  • how to level the waistline
  • how to adapt your pattern blocks 

All tools and material are provided

Tutors: Elaine Bell and Deb Roe

Sewing B, SEW AT 174 

174 Derby Road
Nottingham.  NG9 7AY


There is limited on-street parking in Stapleford  so we recommend one of the Broxtowe council carparks the nearest being Halls Road (2 minute walk) 

If you are arriving from Nottingham or Derby via the Trent Barton I4 the stop is Halls Road. 

If you’ve any questions about accessibility or parking for blue badge holders then let me know.


Tea / Coffee available to make

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Introduction to Pattern Drafting a Skirt 2 day course Sat 17th Aug to Sunday 18th Aug 10am to 4pm

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