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Learners will be able to express their own style of design in clothes making, learning the skills needed to take correct body measurements to draft a simple basic block which can be adapted to make their own patterns.

You will study:

  • Body measurements
  • Adapting those measurements to draft a basic block on pattern paper.
  • Adding darts
  • Demonstration, white board, handouts and samples of blocks.


You will need a pencil, rubber, tape measure and calculator.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Next Steps

You can enrol onto other clothes making classes which take place on Mondays and Thurdays.

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