Practical Skills

This dressmaking course will take you from learning how to use your sewing machine to following a commercial pattern.

Dressmaking Course

This course covers 50% of the Fashion design first year course.

Learn to operate a sewing machine

Create a Skirt

Create a Shirt

Create a Trousers

Complete an Outfit

Who is this Course Suited to?

From beginners to experts we have had them all. A willingness to learn is all you need! 


Dressmaking and pattern drafting after completion of both modules.

  • 10 Weeks per Term
  • Choose Between:
    • 1 morning per week (10am–12:30pm)

A 1 year course but you pay term by term so no obligation to continue for those who just want to try it out!

Materials Required

Students will have access to all the equipment they will need in the college e.g. sewing machine, steam iron etc. Recommended books and materials will be issued in advance of class commencement.


In person classroom based courses at our college in Mallow. Courses will move online in line with public health advice if required.

Want to Know More?

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