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Sewing Techniques: Mend & Repair

The Craft Cabin, Cavan
Event organized by The Craft Cabin, Cavan

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Trousers too long? Zip broken on your favourite coat? well, you won't have to go and spend money at an alteration shop anymore.

In this half-day course, you will learn lots of basic skills to help you mend clothes and complete a broad range of sewing projects.

The course:

This class will cover the following:

How to hem trousers
How to insert a zip
How to sew on buttons
How to make a buttonhole
How to apply patches and applique

In this course, you will be shown a number of different techniques and will get to practice them in class. This will be an excellent course for those wanting to dip their toe into making clothes or gifts and also those who would like to mend their own clothes.
Costs & Inclusions:

This course is €50 and runs from for a 1/2 day:

All tuition
All materials
All patterns and instructions
10% off stock on the day

Students will be using a sewing machine, so a working knowledge of how to use a machine is needed. Students on the course get a 10% discount on fabrics/supplies bought in The Craft Cabin on the day.