BEGINNERS' SEWING COURSES

SEWING MACHINE DRIVING LICENCE

Foundation Course

INTRODUCTION TO SEWING COURSE

Intermediate Course

ADVANCED BEGINNERS' SEWING COURSE

Advanced Course

SEWING MACHINE DRIVING LICENCE

Get your Sewing Machine Driving Licence in this fun and really original one-off workshop. It does not matter if you do not have a machine yet, this is aimed to get you right on track and you will leave wanting to sew more! 


On completion of this class, you will confidently be able to: 

  • Identify parts of a sewing machine
  • Troubleshoot basic problems with machines Set up and thread the machine 
  • Run simple stitches you need to sew in straight lines, pivot and turn corners 
  • Use some of the decorative stitches
  • Transfer skills learnt to making simple projects 

We highly recommend that this is your starting point for your new sewing journey. Once you have this workshop under your wings you will be able to step-up to our INTRODUCTION TO SEWING COURSE with confidence.

INTRODUCTION TO SEWING COURSE

Have you always wanted to learn the basics of of sewing, understand how to operate a sewing machine and make yourself lovely cushion covers, makeup bag or tote bag of your own? Then this is the perfect opportunity to do so! Let’s help you sharpen those innate desires of yours in a friendly environment. 


This is the perfect sewing course for you if you are a complete beginner with little or no sewing knowledge or skills. On completion of this course, you will be able to: 

  • Identify parts of a sewing machine and troubleshoot basic problems
  • Set-up and thread a sewing machine
  • Run simple stitches and sew in straight lines, pivot and turn corners
  • Use some of the decorative stitches
  • Insert a zip or buttons and buttonholes 
  • Transfer these and more skills learnt to making simple projects e.g throw pillow cover, tote bag or makeup bag of your own 

We highly recommend this course as a starting point for your excitingly new sewing journey. Most importantly, you will be able to show off your newly acquired sewing skills with your finished project by the end of the day!

ADVANCED BEGINNERS SEWING COURSE

Are you looking to build on your dressmaking skills? Do you struggle to find skirts or dresses that fit well? Have your previous dressmaking making attempts resulted in a disaster or have you been too scared to attempt this garment by yourself? We hear you! Achieving a well fitting simple skirt or dress is no easy task UNLESS you have the help of some skilled pros! So… if you’d like your first (or second;)) attempt to be a success, look no further than this class! 


On completion of this class, you will be able to: 

  • Take body measurements accurately
  • Understand commercial patterns
  • Alter patterns using body measurements taken Make well fitting skirt or dress from patterns
  • Insert zippers
  • Sew darts 
  • Create and finish a hem, and much more! 

This course requires basic knowledge of sewing and it is the perfect follow up course to our INTRODUCTION TO SEWING COURSE. You will need to be confident on the sewing machine, have completed basic sewing projects at least one basic dressmaking project, or taken our INTRODUCTION TO SEWING COURSE or equivalent elsewhere. 


Are you ready to take your dressmaking and pattern alterations skills to the next level? Please click on button below to know more.

FAQ

What should I bring?

Nothing! All materials are inclusive of price. 

What are my parking options for getting to and from the event?

 There’s plenty of free street parking around the studio 

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

 

We would love to hear from you, feel free to contact us via email address below

niostyles.london@gmail.com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes please, an electronic copy would be fine 

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, that’s fine. Our tickets are transferable but please send us an email to confirm transfer. The email confirming transfer of ticket should originate from the email address with which the ticket was purchased. 

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