Karelia House Sewing Retreat July 2018

Karelia House Sewing Retreat July 2018

£ 695.00
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Course Description

Over the course of the three days and with the expert help of our instructor, Tracy Shepherd, you will finish a completely unique garment, tailored perfectly to you. Using the latest Brother sewing machines you will have the opportunity to embroider, embellish and create your perfect garment. To give your garment a beautiful, professional finish, you will have access to the Brother overlocker and coverstitch machines. Tracy will share her best tips, shortcuts and pattern hacks throughout the retreat. You will go away with the confidence, skills and knowledge to create these garments again and again.


Retreat Date: Wednesday, July 25th – Friday July 27th 2018

Cost: £695.00


You will learn:

• How to use a pattern and cut it out accurately.

• How to cut fabric on the straight grain following the grainline of the fabric and the selvedge

• What seam to use for a specific fabric

• How to snip corners and press out seams

• Topstitching which stitch size and which thread to use

• How to attach sleeve and neck bindings

Skill Level

This retreat is suitable for beginners and anyone looking to start out again or gain more experience using jersey fabrics and overlocker and coverstitch machine.

Terms and Conditions 

For more information please call 01887 822027 or email info@kareliahouse.co.uk 

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