Clothes Making & Fashion (Beginners)

Learn new or refresh essential sewing techniques whilst making stylish and original outfits you’ll be proud of – create garments to your taste and fit.


Grace Carter-Allen


17th Apr – 24th Apr – 1st May – 8th May – 15th May – 22nd May 6 sessions
5th Jun – 12th Jun – 19th Jun – 26th Jun – 3rd July – 10th Jul 6 sessions


6 weeks

Tuition Fee

£125 for 6 sessions
£115 for 5 sessions

What you will learn

You will be introduced to the general principles and skills relating to sewing and garment making, also using a commercial pattern.

Entry requirements

A beginners class is suitable for people with limited or no previous experience. Students must be able to understand English.

What you will need to bring along to the class

Commercial Sewing Pattern that says Easy or Very Easy.
No Button holes, zips and stretch fabric for the easy pattern.

Examples of Easy/Very Easy sewing Brand names patterns are:

New Look 6766
Burda 6009
Vogue 1802
McCall’s 8053
Buttrick 6687

A basic sewing kit consisting of fabric scissors, trimming scissors, paper scissors, dressmaker sewing pins with glass heads(about 38mm long), tape measure, fabric marker, seam ripper and hand sewing needles.

You must provide your own materials, fabric, haberdashery and thread to complete your garment.


All Sewn Up, Unit 1, The Coop Centre, 11 Mowll Street, London SW9 6BG.
Tel:  020 7840 0216

Number of Students

7 maximum


You will have the use of all equipment in the workroom including: large tables, sewing machines, over-lockers, irons & metal rulers.

How to Apply

Enrol in person, by post or email
Enrolment form available online or on request (by phone or email).