CLP Soft Furnishing

Tutor: Pascaline Lambert      

Course Code

  1. Tuesday evening from 6:30pm to 9:00pm(PL)
  2. Thursday morning from 10am to 12:30pm (PL)
  3. Thursday afternoon from 1pm to 3:30pm (PL)

Introduction:
Learn how to make beautiful soft furnishings for your home. Suitable for beginners to more advanced learners. The emphasis is to make items for your home to a high standard.

Entry Requirements:
All levels. This course is for learners with no knowledge of sewing soft furnishings as well as for learners who have previous experience.

Duration:
11 weeks

Location:
All Sewn Up, Unit 1, The Coop Centre, 11 Mowll Street, London SW9 6BG. Tel:   020 7840 0216 Email: admin@lmhs.org.uk

Start and End Date:

SUMMER TERM 2018: from Monday 16th April to Thursday 12th July 2018

Course Content:
At the end of the course you will be able to:
Measure your windows,
Choose & estimate fabric requirements for blinds & curtains.
Make piped cushion covers with zip opening, make hand made curtains and a machine made Roman blind.
Apply a variety of machine and hand sewing techniques to a selection of soft furnishing items
Learners with previous knowledge will be able to chose from more advanced furnishings to include INTERLINED CURTAINS & HANDMADE BLINDS, DECORATED CUSHIONS, BED COVERINGS, ETC…

Number of Students:
12 maximum

Assessment:
Tutor feedback
Learner self assessment

Resources:
You will have the use of all equipment in the workroom which includes:- LARGE TABLES, SEWING MACHINES, OVERLOCKERS, IRONS & METAL RULERS.

Material Costs:
You will need to supply all fabrics, haberdashery & your own sewing equipment, list available at first session. Some materials are obtainable from the tutor. Price list available in the classroom.

Tuition Fee:
£150.00

How to Apply:
Enrol in person, by post or email admin@lmhs.org.uk
Enrolment form available online (see left hand menu) or on request (by phone or  email).