Garments Construction

Certificate in Fashion Design

Module Name: Garments Construction

Duration: 3 Months
Module Mentor: Mrs Doyin Sonubi
Aim of the Module: This practical course is designed to take students from sewing experience to becoming an industrial machinist. The students are taught machine handling skills, production sewing and full garment construction techniques to industry standard.

Topic to be covered

  1. Parts of a Sewing Machine - 1 Class
  2. Peddling the Machine - 1 Class
  3. Stitching on paper for alignment - 1 Class
  4. Threading the machine - 1 Class
  5. Basic Machine Templates (10) - 1 Class
  6. Seams (Topstitch, Flat-Fell, French) - 1 Class
  7. Pleats, Tucks, Gathers, Ruffles - 1 Class
  8. Facing - 2 Classes
  9. Hook and eyelet - 1 Class
  10. Hemming - 1 Classes
  11. Zippers - 1 Classes
  12. Pockets - 1 Classes

Module Name: Garments Construction (Men’s)

Duration: 3 Months
Module Mentor: Mrs Doyin Sonubi
Aim of the Module: This practical course is designed to take students from sewing experience to becoming an industrial machinist. The students are taught machine handling skills, production sewing and full garment construction techniques to industry standard.

Topics to be covered

  1. How to sew a complete Shirt
    1. Fixing Collars
    2. Fixing Cuffs
    3. Fixing Plackets
    4. Fixing Pockets (Patch)
  2. How to Sew a Complete Trouser
    1. Fixing of Zippers
    2. Fixing of Band
    3. Fixing of Pockets (Slant, Hip)