Tailored Winter Coat - 8 week course

Tailored Winter Coat - 8 week course


Our new tutor Tina has lots of experience in couture sewing.

She will be showing you how to make a couture winter coat over 8 weeks. The course will give you tailoring techniques for each stage of your coat so it fits you perfectly. You will learn about top stitching and when to use it, bound buttonholes and covered buttons, also how to hand stitch in your linings.

Week 1- Measuring, cutting out. Start attaching the interfacing
Week 1/2- Finish interfacing. Pockets and front panels together
Week 2- Back panels together and side seams
Week 3- Collar, Sleeves together
Week 4- Sleeves in and facings
Week 5- Bound buttonholes
Week 6- Lining together
Week 7- Machine lining to facings
Week 8- Finish hand stitching lining in.

We provide-
Your own copy of the Butterick Pattern
The latest Pfaff sewing machines
Your own copy of the pattern
Threads, scissors, pins etc
Coffee,tea and cake
Lots of fun!

You need to bring:-

Amounts will depend on size/length/style of coat style chosen. We can advise.

Lining fabric
Matching thread (for top stitch)

Tutor: Tina Saunders

Sewing Level: From advanced beginner - you should have some experience of using

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