This is the first of two bra making summer schools I am running this August Course title: Introduction to Sewing Bras Summer School Course reference: C2333897 Venue: Sherwood Textile Workshop, 621 Mansfield Road, NG52FX Fee: £50.05 – Fee Waived for those on income related benefits or low income; Evidence must be provided. Start date: Saturday 23rd August and Sunday 24th August 9.30-4.30pm
This two day course you will learn the construction sewing techniques of making bras. You will use stretch and non stretch fabrics within the bra, apply elastics, make straps, different cup styles, use lace and apply underwiring. Good sewing machine skills needed. There is a materials cost of £15 for the course payable on the first day of the course.
Course title: Cloning your Bra Summer School Course reference: C2333896 Tutor(s): Hannah Wroe Venue: Sherwood Textile Workshop, 621 Mansfield Road, NG5 2FX Fee: £50.05 – Fee Waived for those on income related benefits or low income; Evidence must be provided. Date : 30th August & Sunday 31st August 9.30-4.30pm
If you have a favourite bra (which is a seamed not a moulded cup) which you would like to clone this is the course for you! It's the best and quickest way to be a bra pattern to fit you and can be very economical financially and great fun.
You will learn how to clone a garment, make a paper pattern, toile it up and correctly mark up your patterns and chose the right fabrics to make it from. Good sewing machine skills needed. Materials list available on booking.