Sewing without a Pattern I: Jan 31 - Mar 20 (Friday morning classes)


DATE: January 31 - March 20, 2020
CLASSES ON: Fridays 
TIME: 9:30am - 12:30pm
LOCATION: 404 McArthur Ave. THE HUB classroom (located in the stripmall next to the main building)
Max. number of students: 8
Min. number of students to run:
Instructor: Tam Nguyen

Are you ready to 
create your own designs and start your own trends?

You love to sew clothes for yourself and your family, but you don’t really like to follow commercial patterns, or simply you’d like to show off your own unique style and personality? 
Then this is a great course for you; it was designed 
to create garments using your own favourite clothes as a pattern.

At the end of the course, you’ll feel renewed and excited to start making all kinds of trendy garments, refashioning your old clothes and of course saving money!  


  • mark on the modifications that need to be done
  • adjust the new garment so it fits you perfectly – you'll never need to do alterations again!
  • use easy tips and tricks for sewing.
  • techniques to sew easily, quickly and beautifully.

All the tips and methods that you learn in this course, will help you to sew like a professional seamstress.


  • Students need a domestic sewing machine, iron and basic sewing kit at home to practise and complete their garments.
  • EcoEquitable will supply a sewing machine, tools and accessories to use them in class. 

PRE-REQUISITE:  Patternmaking II, and advanced sewing ability


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Refund/cancellation policy:

Written notice of cancellation may be processed with a full refund (minus a 10% admin fee) two weeks prior to the course starting. Cancellations received 1 week prior to the course are eligible for a 50% refund unless there is a wait list for the course. Cancellations within the final week prior to the course are non-refundable unless there is a wait list for the course and the course can be run with full attendance.