Courses and Descriptions

PDEV-9047Perfect Pockets

Learn how to sew a wide range of pocket styles. You will work from a pre-cut kit and will take home a set of samples for future reference. You will make patch pockets in various shapes. Invisible inseam pockets and functional zippered pockets will be prepared and made in various fabrics. Welt pockets will be made in a number of different styles and finally, Jean style pockets will be made using denim and cotton lining.

Please bring: a sewing machine in good working order, sharp or micro-tex needles and ball point sewing machine needles (size 70-80), white & beige & black polyester thread, fabric scissors, good quality pins, pin cushion, small ruler, tape measure, marking chalk and a  pencil or pen.

Extra added items for supply list:
  • Scotch tape
  • The wheel used with dress makers carbon 
  • We also need 5 or 6 some irons to be shared amongst class members. A basic iron is perfect, nothing fancy required. If you have one and are willing to bring and share, please email the instructor with the iron's details: 
The kit fee is included.

Textbooks and Booklists

Students enrolling in Part-Time and Online Education courses may be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus Store locations or online at Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.

Note: Courses requiring a textbook will show "TR" in the Delivery field.

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