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Replace Your Zips Workshop
February 1 @ 5:00 PM - March 1 @ 7:00 PM£85.00
During this workshop you will learn how replace all types of zips giving you the ability to fix your own clothing.
The 5-week course will start with the basics getting to grips with the sewing machines and guide you through the stages of how to insert a perfect zip. We will cover, concealed, invisible, lapped, exposed and fly zips. We will also put these into existing garments to show you how to finish off all the bits that can be a bit tricky (waistbands and lining to name a few). Don’t worry if this is your first time sewing, all abilities are welcome.
Where: O L D E R O P E, 5, The Moor, Falmouth Cornwall TR11 3QA
When: 5 x Tuesday evenings, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd Feb & 1st Mar
Price: £85 including all tools and materials
Skill Level: No prior knowledge required
Class size: max. 6
What will I learn?
Learn how to use a sewing machine including threading up
Create samples of 5 different zip insertion
Replace zips in provided garments including restitching waistbands and linings correctly
How to sew a range of seams including overlocked, french, flat fell and piped
Small groups allow for individual support and learning at your own pace.
If you have to leave early or don’t quite finish, you can come back to complete your samples in store free of charge.
What is included?
- We provide all of the tools and equipment.
- Sewing machines are provided in this class but if you would like to bring your own you are welcome to
What do I need to bring?
- Just yourself and any garments you would like to replace the zips in
All workshops are payable in advance. Refunds will be given if you notify us of cancellation within 48 hours of the event
If you have any questions please send us an email
or visit us in store
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