Continuing Education

Tailoring

Professional Alterations for Bridal and Formal Wear

Cost: $495
Prerequisite: Participants should already be competent and experienced in sewing from patterns.

Learn how to make bridal and formal wear alterations as part of your home-based or retail business. Develop a fundamental knowledge of altering formal wear garments, including techniques to alter bust, waist, hip, and hem. Gain insight into the challenges of handling different kinds of fabric, styles, and body types. Examine the factors to consider when pricing your work and setting your hourly rate. One class requires hand sewing supplies. Please feel free to take pictures and take notes.


Delivery method: In-class

Chilliwack —Trades and Technology Centre

Offered in winter/spring 2021 | dates to be announced

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