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LEARN WHEN YOU CAN AND AT YOUR OWN SPEED

Free Lessons will Launch on 6 September 2021 and New Material to be added regularly

Once you Enrol you will be notified via e-mail about New Content 

Free Lessons . 1

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Start your Sewing Journey on

6 September 2021

IN THE CHAPTERS 

  • Find out about the Machine Settings
  • Learn how to Stitch Straight and Turn Corners with Precision
  • Wind and Insert the Bobbin and Thread the Needle
  • Play with Settings and Stitches
  • The Importance and Beauty of Hand Sewing
  • We Make a Handmade Pincushion
  • A Brief look at The Dreaded Overlocker

 

Free Lessons . 2

Make Your own “Continuous” Bias Binding

One of the best things you’ll ever get to know !

IN THE CHAPTERS 

  • A few words about Grain, Plain Wovens and what is meant by  “True Bias”
  • The Different Types of Bias Binding
  • Measure out, Draw, Stitch and Cut the Long Strip of Binding  :     See the cutting in the Hello Video on the home page
  • How to Fold it
  • How to Use it
  • How to Join it

Free Lessons . 3

No Overlocker, No Problem

Learn 5 Alternative Methods to Finish Raw Fraying Fabric Edges with only your Sewing Machine and 1 adding Bias Binding.

 

IN THE CHAPTERS 

  • About the Standard 15mm Seam
  • Zig-Zag and Edge Stitch
  • Felled or Flat Felled Seam
  • French Seam
  • Pinking and Pinking with a Stabilising Stich
  • Bias Binding Enclosed Seam

Module 1

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Comprehensive Sewing Course

All the knowledge and techniques you’ll need for everyday sewing and so much more.  Includes Limited Support*

R3000  /  €240

 IN THE CHAPTERS :

  • Common Fabric Types:  Construction Methods and Characteristics
  • Using Modern Cutting and Marking Equipment
  • Automatic Buttonholes
  • Casing and Drawstring
  • Gathers or Ruching
  • Raw Edge Finishing:  Bias Binding and The Contoured Facing
  • Creativity:  Embellishments including Beading
  • 2 x Collars
  • Fastenings
  • Patch Pocket
  • Appliqué using Blanket- and Hand Sewn Buttonhole Stitch
  • Basic Crochet Chain
  • Basic Knitting
  • Machine Quilting
  • 5 hand sewn Embroidery Stitches
  • The Invisible Zip
  • Basic Patchwork
  • … and a lot more woven into the demonstrations

*Terms and Conditions Apply

 

Module 2

Pattern Making Basics –

The ever popular and versatile Shift Dress

R1500  /  €90

Includes Limited Support*

 

IN THE CHAPTERS : 

  • About Figures and Confidence, Style and What Suits You
  • How to Identify Fabric Content and Why you Want to Know
  • Study, Alter and Deconstruct a Favourite
  • Draft Your Dress Pattern –  It will fit you, and ONLY YOU
  • Stitch a Test Dress
  • Tweaking
  • Variations

 

* Terms and Conditions Apply

 

Module 3

Pattern Making Basics –

Ladies Trousers with Pockets and Zip

R1200  /  €80

Includes Limited Support*

 IN THE CHAPTERS :

  • About What Suits You
  • Study, Alter and Deconstruct a Favourite
  • Draft Your Trouser Pattern
  • Stitch a Test Pair
  • Tweaking the Fit and Pattern
  • Variations

* Terms and Conditions Apply