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Sewing Basics (i)


Sewing Basics for Beginners

For the professional fashion designer, competent sewing skills are an absolute must.  Which is why anyone looking to break into the fashion industry should first ensure master at least the basics of sewing clothes.  The kinds of sewing skills fashion design demands are entirely different from those you may already be familiar with.  In order to create, alter, repair, refine and embellish your designs, your sewing skills and knowledge need to be taken to a much higher level.  Nevertheless, these are all priceless skills for life that make the time and effort required a valuable investment in your career success.

This advanced tutorial provides newcomers with an overview of the most important sewing basics for beginners.  Discover the importance of accurate body measurements, while exploring the standardisation of body measurements, head theory and how to take accurate measurements for boys and men.  Course content also covers basic stitching for beginners, the basics of tailoring for beginners and how to prepare your chosen fabrics for cutting.



  • Understand how different types of hand stitches when finishing off the garment
  • Describe how to sew a seam and darts

Programme Content


  • Importance of Body Measurements
  • Boys And Men’s Measurements
  • Standardizing Body Measurements
  • Steps in Preparing the Fabric for Cutting

Target Audience

  • Existing fashion workers seeking career advancement or CPD
  • Entrepreneurs considering launching their own brand
  • Anyone who has interest in fashion design
  • Senior fashion workers targeting improved performance
  • Candidates seeking to expand their career opportunities
  • Individuals looking to enhance their CVs


No prior knowledge is required to take this unit.


  • Participants:8 - 400
  • Duration: 2 - 3 hours
  • Participation:Only collaborative

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Course at QLS
Study Method Online
Course Duration 10 Hours
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