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Our guide to pattern cutting training courses

If you’ve seen the Great British Sewing Bee, you’ll notice that mastering pattern cutting is one of the most important skills when designing clothes. Pattern cutting courses are perfect to help develop basic techniques involved in the production of dresses, waistcoats, hats, shoes and even bras. On most of the pattern cutting courses, you’ll learn to draft patterns and construct garments using conventional and inventive techniques. At the end of most courses, you’ll walk away with your very own bespoke item. Whether you’re an amateur or professional, you’ll acquire the skills required in the industry. 

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Where: African Cultural Association

What: Dressmaking / Fashion Design and Pattern Cutting Classes (Booked online with Hotcourses)

by Michelle - January 2015

small, classes , so able to learn effectively

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Dressmaking Fitting Surgery

Available: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

Price: £70.00 £66.50

Where: Cottingham

Getting your dressmaking projects to fit can be a challenge. During the session you will look at taking accurate body measurements to select the...

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Clothing pressers use steam irons and vacuum presses to shape garments and remove creases from them. This is carried out from the manufacturing process to the finished product, often within a garment finishing department. They are also found in dry cleaning companies. Depending on the type of garment and fabric, one machine or a number of different machines may be used for various methods of pressing. Some pressing is done automatically using computer-controlled machinery. In smaller companies pressing is likely to form only part of a job alongside other tasks, for example,...more