Everybody loves cushions, but often not the prices of them !
Here is your chance to learn everything you need to know to make them affordable and exactly to your design. You will be learning about Zips/buttonholes and making your own patterns and inserting trimmings.
Suitable for those who have some basic sewing experience and completed one of our introductory classes perfect as a follow on course that delivers some key skills that will serve you well in any dressmaking soft furnishing projects.
- Confident Beginner
What you learn:
- Measuring and making patterns (we give you patterns but explain the how to’s)
- Insertion of a standard zip/ Using different types of zipper feet
- Automatic buttonholes
- Insertion of piped trimmings (Bias corded trimming)
- Top tips to get a professional finish
What you make: A sample 45cm square cushion Cover with zip or buttonhole finish with a corded insertion and samples for ref.
We Provide: All materials a cushion pad and factsheets to takeaway
Time: 9.30am – 5pm (Bring lunch we provide drinks)