Idea Store - Fashion & Textiles

Fashion & Textiles

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View the Fashion & Textiles section of the Course Guide 2016 / 2017 

Learn the Basics of Fashion and Textiles

At Idea Store Learning we offer a broad range of fashion courses aimed at helping you learn or develop fashion and textile skills in a friendly and supportive environment. You do not need to own a sewing machine or necessarily have any previous experience as we have courses from beginner levels through to qualification courses. On offer are classes in which you can learn to sew, mend, customise or design your own clothes.

A taste of some of the courses on offer:

• Get Started in Sewing
• Basic Fashion Design for Portfolio
• Pattern Cutting Basics
• Get Started in Fashion and Soft Tailoring
• Basic Window and Fashion Display
• Clothing Alterations
• Window and Fashion Display Skills
• Hand Knitting
• Sew a Quilt for Baby

Qualification Courses

We offer courses that will allow you to qualify in the Fashion and Textile industry. The courses are industry standard, professionally recognised and will prepare you for work in the industry.

The courses are:
• City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Creative Techniques – Fashion Wear

Develop and Build Your Fashion, Textile and Visual Display Skills 

Progress by joining one of our more advanced classes:
• Improve your Sewing Techniques Workshop – All Levels
• Pattern Cutting Make Your Chosen Garment – All Levels
• Fashion and Soft Tailoring Jackets, Coats, Trousers and Shirts – All Levels
• Window and Fashion Display Skills – All Levels
• Clothing Alterations – All Levels
• Make Your own Heirloom Throw – All Levels

‘All Levels’ classes are a mix of all levels of learners, including advanced learners who may
be working on individual projects or developing more advanced skills and techniques.
You will be taught by highly skilled fashion practitioners and supported by a range of
excellent resources. 

The recent OFSTED Inspection including Visual Arts - Fashion – was graded as “Good” demonstrating the strength and depth of teaching and learning provided by Idea Store Learning.

We offer you courses that will allow you to qualify in the Fashion and Textile industry. The courses are industry standard, professionally recognised and will prepare you for work in the industry.
The courses are:

• City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Creative Techniques – Fashion Wear
• City and Guilds Level 1 Award – Make an Unlined Skirt
• City and Guilds Level 1 Award – Make a Pair of Casual Trousers
• City and Guilds Level 1 Award - Make a Shirt or a Top
 


Free eMagazine Downloads

Interested in fashion and textiles?Did you know that if you are a member of Idea Store, you can download free and keep the following magazines, with the Idea Store Online Magazine Service?