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Sew a Leotard in an Afternoon - Our Quick & Easy Leotard Making Course

     This is a Half Day Course


You will learn the techniques needed to learn to sew with Lycra and stretch fabrics on a standard sewing machines and an overlocker – this class will give you all of the techniques needed to able to make your own Lycra leotard and stretch dancewear, such as binding for arm holes, elasticating the legs and how to embellish your finished creation at home.



We can teach you how to adapt a pattern for press fitting opening at the bottom, sleeve insertion and stretch lace panels.

Patterns and sewing guides will provided – contact us for sizing charts depending upon age and size – an example size chart for both girls and ladies is provided below.


These patterns are easy to cut, assemble and sew in an afternoon.

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Some basic knowledge of a sewing machine is preferable – but not essential – as sewing machines and overlockers are provided


For this course you will need to bring Lycra in the colour of your choice or a practise fabric, matching polyester threads (four reels), top stitching thread (one reel), 1 or 5 mm elastic for the legs (depending upon your colour choice), and your standard sewing kit.


Half Day Course, refreshments provided












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We professionally make curtains and soft furnishings to the highest standards in our dedicated workrooms.

 Additionally, if you would like to learn make curtains or need help with a home furnishing project, we can offer bespoke one-to-one tuition tailored to your requirements, or see our Courses for learning in small groups.

 We also offer an intensive Two Day Course that is taliored for those that want to learn home furnishing in a short space of time, and for those that want to turn their hobby in a business.

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