Dressing homes, especially windows can be very expensive in this class you get the chance to make your own lined curtain eventually allowing you to save a small fortune
This class is held on a individual basis so you get to make a functional curtain (half of a pair to fit one of your windows), maximum window width 140cm . The cost for a one to one class is £150. The class is 5 hours.
If you want to come along with a friend both making a curtain the cost is £90 per person.
Classes can be held on a mutually chosen dates on either Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Fridays.
Class level- Beginner
What we will cover in this session
We aim to cover the list below, but depending on how many questions you may have we may not get a chance to cover everything – please let us know if there is something specific you really want help with before you leave which we haven’t covered.
How to measure a window accurately
How to calculate the amount of fabric you will need
Understand the importance of fabric grain
Learn about pattern repeat and how to match pattern fabric
Discuss different styles of curtains and manufactured tape headings
Discuss interlinings and when to use them
Understand how to apply tape headings
Gain information on different types and weights of fabrics for curtains
Understand how to weight your curtains
Learn how to mitre corners of curtain hems
Create your own single lined curtain or sample curtain with a pencil pleat heading
What you need to bring with you
Fabric and lining material. We are happy to advise the on amounts prior to the class