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Tailoring for Vintage Finds - Course from Mastered

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This is a course for vintage and secondhand lovers, whether you’re buying clothes to wear yourself or buying them to resell online, at fairs or in a shop. You'll learn key alteration techniques that will enable you to adapt dresses, skirts, dresses, trousers, shirts and much more. Discover how to fit them to your own shape and size, or learn how to tailor to your customers’ requirements. There are key repairs too, from the real art of sewing on a button to how to replace zips.
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Tailoring for Vintage Finds - Course from Mastered

  • Expert teaching from head designer at TRAIDremade, a sustainable fashion label
  • Learn how to tailor vintage and secondhand clothes to fit you perfectly
  • Your own personal career coach
  • Lifetime access to 4 modules, 6 videos and 20 written lessons

This is a course for vintage and secondhand lovers, whether you’re buying clothes to wear yourself or buying them to resell online, at fairs or in a shop. You'll learn key alteration techniques that will enable you to adapt dresses, skirts, dresses, trousers, shirts and much more. Discover how to fit them to your own shape and size, or learn how to tailor to your customers’ requirements. There are key repairs too, from the real art of sewing on a button to how to replace zips.

 

These simple, but hugely effective, skills are taught by Clare Farrell, TRAIDremade head designer. Along with product retail manager, Claire Dawson, she’ll also show you how to shop on the high street in the most sustainable way to ensure your love of clothes doesn't exploit producers or precious natural resources.

 

Get bespoke teaching from industry experts

Throughout the course you’ll be given personal feedback from your tutor Clare Farrell.

 

Your own career coach

All enrolled students will have email access to their own dedicated career coach at Mastered for one month, on hand to help advise, signpost, nudge and whatever is needed to help you develop your creative career. This launch offer is available as part of the Founding 500 initiative.

 

Course breakdown

There is a mixture of video lessons, demonstrations and exercises, picture galleries to inspire and projects for you to complete. Here’s what the course looks like:

  1. Part one: getting started

    Discover how to do a wardrobe edit and learn the basics of sewing.

  2. Part two: repairs

    From simple fixes such as sewing on a button and darning to more challenging mends like replacing a zip.

  3. Part three: alterations

    Change the length of skirts, dresses, tops and sleeves; turn straight, bootcut and flared jeans into skinny versions; learn how to make your clothes fit perfectly.

  4. Part four: sustainable shopping

    TRAID's experts help you navigate the highstreet and make ethical clothing choices. Learn about fabrics to avoid, the best brands to buy and how to create a more sustainable wardrobe.

Enrol in this course and receive:

  • Lifetime access to the course
  • Personalised feedback and advice by sought-after instructors and industry experts
  • Your own personal career coach
  • Exclusive career opportunities: get your work seen by press, buyers and more
  • Full access to Mastered Meets, our weekly programme of online talks by industry experts
  • Exclusive discounts on membership of leading organisations for designer-makers
  • 14-day money back guarantee
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About the Author This brilliant organisation run a chain of beautifully-stocked second hand clothes shops and a sustainable fashion label, TRAIDremade. Profits from both ventures fund marvellous work that helps reverse the negative effects of the global fashion industry on producers and natural resources. They also provide education on sustainable fashion to schools, community groups and businesses, and host in-store workshops showing people how to repair and alter the garments they buy – it’s all in the name of helping us create more ethical wardrobes.
Author TRAIDremade
Publisher Mastered
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