Course Name

Freehand Pattern-Cutting Dressmaking

In brief 

This course is for those wanting to make a quick garment to their own unique design ​through cutting fabric direct rather than working from a pattern.

Course summary

This is an ideal method of learning for those who want to create garments at speed, using traditional techniques.

What you will learn on the course

  • How to create garments through cutting fabric directly 

Who should attend

  • Young fashion students wanting to learn practical skills

  • Beginners and intermediate level clothes-makers wanting to up-skill and gain practical experience

  • Students looking to enter the fashion business

  • Enthusiast clothes-makers looking to learn latest techniques

  • Those looking to go into business making clothes on a full-time or part-time basis

Course Name

Freehand Pattern-Cutting Dressmaking


Beginner / Intermediate

Course duration

10 hours

When does the course operate

The course runs in 5-week blocks throughout the year; the course operates from 6pm to 8pm on Wednesday evenings. See our bookings section for upcoming course dates.

Course fee

The course costs £200 per person

Link to book online

'Freehand Pattern Cutting Dressmaking' course

General information

  • Students can choose to bring their own sewing machine or choose to use one of our own

  • Materials and threads will be provided but students can bring their own as required

  • Students must pre-book online

  • Fees are non-refundable although should students be unable to attend they should contact the school in advance and arrange to attend the course on a future date