Junior Dressmaking Workshop


  • The Stitchery 24 Sandyford Pl Glasgow, G3 United Kingdom

2-day Weekend Workshop //  1:30pm-4:30pm both days // Cost: £90 (plus fabrics) // Age Suitability: 10-15years (8-9s with sewing experience may be considered) // Instructor: Susie Haigh of Podnip

About This Course

This is a fun filled weekend, designed to introduce our upcoming generation to the wonderful world of sewing and dressmaking!

Learn how to using a sewing machine; how to choose fabric; use a paper pattern; and sew seams, hems and pleats. Each of our students will create a gorgeous pleated skirt with an elasticated waistband, in a fabric of their choice. At the end of the workshop students will take away their finished garment, their paper pattern (so they can make it again!) and an illustrated instruction e-book.

This course is suitable for children aged 10-15 years old (8-9 year olds with previous sewing experience will be considered). And in the interests of child safety, the tutor leading this course has been through full Disclosure Scotland.

Booking Your Place

To book your place on this course, you can use our online booking system below. You can pay a deposit or, if you prefer, pay the full course amount. Please familiarise yourself with our Terms & Conditions before making your booking. 

You can pay by PayPal or any major debit/credit card.  NOTE: You do not need a PayPal account to make a booking. Simply click on the link which says "pay with a debit or credit card". It looks like this. 

Any Questions?

If you have any questions please have a look at our FAQs page. We also recommend reading the relevant page on our Student Resource Page, where you can find useful insights on the course structure and what supplies you'll need to bring to class (Note: If you don't see your course info up yet, don't panic, we'll have it up with enough time to get your supplies together before the course starts).

If you don't find your answer in either of these places, then please feel free to contact us.