Fashion, sewing and clothes making

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make your own clothes? We offer different length fashion courses aimed at absolute beginners and those who want to further develop their clothes making skills, or add pattern cutting as another technique in garment construction. We have a range of courses such as how to use a sewing machine, make clothes for yourself, family and children. Any questions? Contact our visual arts team on 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between 10am - 5pm.
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  1. Clothes making: the trouser

    Course Date: Thu 11 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A fast paced course for intermediate students. Apply your existing skills to making a trouser. Select and follow a pattern to make a timeless addition to your working wardrobe. Suitable for both mens and ladieswear. Not suitable for beginners.

    £100 off* if you book all three clothes making courses/terms:

    VX348 Clothes making: the shirt

    VX349 Clothes making: the dress

    VX350 Clothes making: the trouser

    With code: FASHION100 .

    Full fee: £249.00
    Senior fee: £249.00
    Concession: £152.00

  2. Fashion styling

    Course Date: Mon 15 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A thorough introductory course, perfect training for image consultants, fashion stylists or personal shoppers. Learn the theory and principles of fashion styling and how to apply them confidently to your clients’ lifestyle and needs.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £121.00

  3. Industry tips for confident dressing

    Course Date: Wed 26 Apr 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This introductory workshop will help build your confidence to reassess your current wardrobe and your shopping habits. Learn what suits your body shape, which colours to wear and discover insider fashion stylist tips! This course is designed for women.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00
    Concession: £49.00

  4. Luxe fabrics: intricate lace top

    Course Date: Mon 8 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Top up your sewing skills on this project course. Working from a commercial pattern, learn how to cut, sew and finish a simple top in lace fabric. Pattern matching and specific handling skills will be taught. Suitable for those with some sewing experience. Tutor: Serefina Taylor.
    Full fee: £229.00
    Senior fee: £229.00
    Concession: £140.00

  5. Project runway: working from a customised pattern

    Course Date: Tue 2 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Project runway: working from a customised pattern-Realise your fashion ideas on this course! Adapt an existing pattern or Bring in your own customised pattern and be guided through steps to bring it to life. You will be advised on the most appropriate skills to use and adaptations to make along the way. Not suitable for beginners. Tutor: Silvia Sacrestano.
    Full fee: £259.00
    Senior fee: £207.00
    Concession: £158.00

  6. Repair and mend: traditional skills

    Course Date: Fri 9 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Taking inspiration from the slow revolution, master hand sewing skills to repair existing garments. Repair zips, button holes, collars, cuffs. Skills taught are suitable for both mens and ladieswear.
    Full fee: £129.00
    Senior fee: £129.00
    Concession: £129.00

  7. Sewing projects for beginners: peplum top

    Course Date: Sun 7 May 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Working from a simple pattern, learn how to make a fashionable peplum top. You will be guided step by step through choosing the right pattern size, laying out your pattern pieces and cutting out the fabric. You will learn such sewing techniques as darts, neck and armhole facing, roulo loop back neck fastening and curved hems hems to produce the top in a fabric of your choice.



    Tutor: Dawn Burton.
    Full fee: £249.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £152.00

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