You Sew Girl by Nicole Mallalieu



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2016 Classes

Garment Construction at
Cutting Cloth

282 Wingrove Street, Fairfield. VIC 3079

3rd Sunday of every month


Casual dressmaking class with lots help, tips and tricks from Nicole to help you to become more confident with garment making. Learn how to adapt and alter patterns to make clothes that you'll be proud to wear.

Bookings and enquiries through Cutting Cloth.







Halls Gap, Victoria, Australia.

Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 March 2017

Sharpen up your garment sewing skills with tips and techniques that blend the best of fashion industry methods with the tools and products from the home-sewing world, to give all your handmade garments a professional finish. Attach trims and facings, collars and waistbands with sharp neat finishes, all with minimal pinning, tacking, hand-stitching or time. Learn a variety of seams and finishes to suit a range of fabric types, and how to use interfacings.

Monday 20 - Thursday 23 March 17

Transform your favourite sewing patterns with endless design variations. Learn key patternmaking and construction techniques that blend industrial methods with tricks and gadgets from the domestic sewing sphere. You’ll gain speed and confidence in your sewing, and give your new handmade sustainable wardrobe a professional finish. The same techniques can be used for adults and children’s garments, so you can clothe the whole family!

You can now have the classroom experience with Nicole online at Creativebug.


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Don't forget that YOU SEW GIRL patterns are all written to teach you techniques and fine finishing that will improve both your bag-making and overall sewing skills. Nicole's books YOU SEW GIRL! and THE BETTER BAG MAKER also focus on techniques to build your skills and confidence.

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