Dressmaking | Make Do and Mend
Why this course?
The course is designed for those who have a good grasp of basic sewing, sewing machine confidence and want to revive their current garments. You will learn how to adjust, fix and customise your existing garments and have more general sewing confidence.
Tutor: Rosie Carne
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|CL0315-1C||16 Sep 2019||Broadwater||6.30pm - 9pm||6 Weeks||£117.00|
|CL0175-1C||20 Apr 2020||Broadwater||6.30pm - 9pm||6 Weeks||£117.00||Enrol & Pay|
Discounts may be available depending on your circumstances, please see our finance information.
- Apply a decorative applique to cover a problem area such as a rip or stain
- Learn to replace a broken concealed zip and trouser fly
- Alter the fit, and re-hem garments.
- Take a pattern from your favourite garment to recreate at home.
Why the MET?
Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was created from the merger of City College Brighton and Northbrook College. It draws on 150 years of heritage, history and experience. We operate across five campuses in Brighton, Shoreham and Worthing, and teach around 7,500 adult learners.
Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims. Whatever your chosen subject, we have the facilities to ensure you get the most out of your learning experience.
Some courses are eligible for discounted fees depending on your circumstances.
The cost and whether or not you have to pay depends on your age, circumstances and educational history.
To find out which category applies to you, please visit our course fees page.
Students are required to bring large and small sharp fabric scissors, pins, tape measure and thread to every lesson, as well as scraps of fabric for samples and either pencils or tailors chalk. Students are also encouraged to invest in a tracing wheel and should bring either tracing paper, brown paper or pattern paper.