Learn how to make a fully lined sample curtain with a standup pencil pleat heading. This course is aimed at beginners or improvers with some sewing experience. We will show you how to measure, cut and pattern match the fabric and teach traditional hand stitching and curtain making techniques.
Time; 9.30am - 4.30pm
How to measure a window for curtains
Calculate fabric quantities and how to pattern match fabrics
Measure and cut fabric and lining accurately
Covering weights, creating mitred corners and attaching weights to the hems
Adding tape to the curtain
How to hand and dress your sample professionally
All equipment, including fabrics, to make a sample curtain.
Full course notes
Detailed list of fabric suppliers and contact details
Plenty of tea and fresh coffee throught the day and a buffet lunch
This course is suitable for beginners or those wanting a refresher course.