Make a pleated skirt; workshop

Date:- Saturday March 8th 2014
Place:-Ray Stitch, 99 Essex Road, London, N1 2SJ

An easy first project for a beginner dressmaker - make a skirt in an afternoon! Join DIY Couture's Rosie Martin for a full afternoon session in which she'll show you how to draft your own pieces using your measurements to create a waistbanded skirt with a zip fastening.

Please visit this page for more information or to book a place.

Make a stand-alone collar; workshop

Date:- Friday March 21st 2014 (evening)
Place:-Ray Stitch, 99 Essex Road, London, N1 2SJ

A fun project that can bring enormous satisfaction and a sense of accomplishment by mastering the detailed art of constructing a collar. Learn to make a crisp collar, with either pointed or curved corners, that can be worn to bring a splash of colour to an outfit.

Please visit this page for more information or to book a place.

Make a grecian dress; workshop

Date:- Sunday March 30th 2014
Place:-Fabrications, 7 Broadway Market, London, E8 4PH

Make a simple summer slip dress from scratch, based on a jumper or blouse you own. Learn to let loose with fabric chalk and sketch out your shapes directly to your fabric, then how to construct this simple dress with a gathered waist, and to use bias binding to create a professionally finished neckline.

Please visit this page for more information or to book a place.