Advanced pattern making class

Pattern Making

This course is designed to help you design and create your own clothing and eliminate the need for buying commercial patterns.

You will only be limited by your imagination once you have completed the course.

You need to have a good understanding of garment construction.

There are 4 courses, each completed over 2 Saturdays lasting 3 hours each.

Only 4 places per class.


  • Skirt.
  • Pants.
  • Bodice.
  • Dress.  (the skirt and bodice course must be completed to do this course).


Week 1:  you will be given your Pattern Template which has been made from your measurements.  You will then be shown how to design from your personal template.

Week 2:   you will be asked to design something of your own choice and construct the garment in your own fabric choice.

Each course costs  $400.00 each.

What is included: 

Template made to your personal size.

All pattern paper.

Pattern making tools.  (Stay property of Sew n Sew).

Student supply list:

Week 1:

  • Pencil
  • Eraser.
  • Tape measure.
  • Paper Scissors.
  • Sticky tape.

For week 2:

  • Your sewing machine.
  • Sewing tools.
  • Fabric and matching cotton.
  • Interfacing (if required).

The first course to be the skirt block and this will be run on Saturday the 16th and 24rd of September

Email me to register your interest in the Skirt block course.

Other classes to be advised soon.

Week 1

  • 3 hour session
  • Template is given to you in your size.
  • Complete 4 to 5 skirt variation

Week 2

  • 3 hour session
  • Design your own skirt pattern.
  • Make up the garment in fabric supplied by yourself.

Week 1 

  • 3 hour session
  • Bodice block made for you in your size
  • Complete bodice / shirt / sleeve variations using dart manipulation
  • All paper supplied, rulers supplied for the lesson only

Week 2

  • 3 hour session
  • Design your own bodice / shirt.
  • Make up the bodice/ shirt in fabric supplied by your self.

Week 1

  • 3hour sessions
  • Pants block in your size made for you.
  • Complete shorts variation and leg width variations
  • All paper supplied, rulers supplied for the lesson only

Week 2

  • Design your own pant pattern.
  • Make up the pants in fabric of your choice supplied by yourself

You must have completed the skirt and bodice course to do this course.

Week 1

  • 3 hour session
  • Dress block in your size made for you
  • Complete dress variations
  • All paper supplied, rulers supplied for the lesson only

Week 2

  • 3 hour session.
  • Design your own simple dress.
  • Make up the dress in fabric of your own choice supplied by you.
  • 2 x lead pencils
  • Eraser
  • Sticky tape on a dispenser (small)
  • Tape measure
  • Calculator (can be on your phone)
  • Pencil sharpener

Would you like to enrol in this course? You can. Please click on this link and you will be taken to our shop.

Got any questions?

Would you like to enrol in one of my classes? Then I welcome you. Please visit my shop, select the course that best suits your needs and register your interest. You’ll also find sewing starter packs and other accessories for the budding seamstress in my shop.

If you have any questions about my school and/or classes, please feel free to contact me on 0412 332 689 or send an email. I look forward to hearing from you soon.