2-Day Program

Design & Make Waistcoat

Craft your own fashionable waistcoat in this engaging class. Perfect for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced sewers!

€159.99  €229.99


Step up your layering game with a tailored waistcoat. Learn how to craft this versatile piece that adds sophistication to any ensemble.

This set of classes is designed to be a stand-alone creative outlet for Adults of all skill levels, to come, have fun and leave with a fully constructed and finished garment. If you have no experience is advisable to do the Introduction to the Sewing machine course before booking this course.

Each student will have access to their own sewing machine during the classes. This course is for anyone who wants to learn a new skill while exercising their creativity! Unleash your inner artist and meet like-minded individuals.


Learners will come and explore the process of creating a simple garment from start to finish while picking up some new skills, tips and tricks during the process.

Topics to be covered in class:

Sewing Machine Basics

Basic Pattern and Fabric Cutting

Garment construction

Fastenings & Hemming

Finishing & Accessories

SATURDAY workshops are 3 hours long over 2 weeks. Choose 9.30am to 12.30pm class OR 1.15pm to 4.15pm

WEDNESDAY workshops are 2 hours long over 3 weeks. 7pm to 9pm


What you will need for class:
Fabric (Available from our ONLINE SHOP)


Decoration or trims that you would like to apply to your garment

Button or zips (depending on the garment choice)

Bundles will be available from iur ONLINE SHOP.

Mid-range to luxury fabrics will be available to purchase and ready for your on commencement of your chosen course. We have sourced some beautiful fabrics from Japan along with Designer label off-cuts.

*Please feel free to contact us if you have further questions. Email us on booking@projectfashion.ie

Unit 6, Seatown Business Campus, Greenfields, Swords, Co. Dublin, K67 FA02

Discover Our Customers’ Sewing Class Experiences

Explore the inspiring stories of our customers who have transformed their skills and creativity through Project Fashion’s sewing classes. From kids and teens to adults, read how our expert-led courses and supportive environment have made a lasting impact on their lives. Join us and become part of our vibrant sewing community!

“My experience at Project Fashion’s BYO Alterations Workshop was truly eye-opening! The instructors were incredibly knowledgeable and supportive, guiding us through each step of altering our own garments with patience and expertise. I not only learned invaluable sewing techniques but also gained the confidence to customize my wardrobe to fit perfectly. I highly recommend Project Fashion’s workshops for anyone looking to enhance their sewing skills and create clothing that reflects their unique style.”

Monica Torres, Student

“Taking Project Fashion’s Design Classes was incredibly inspiring for me. The instructors not only shared their deep knowledge but also ignited my creativity and helped me refine my design process. I learned valuable techniques that have greatly influenced my designs and boosted my confidence in creating unique pieces. This class has been instrumental in shaping my approach to fashion, and I would highly recommend it to anyone looking to elevate their design skills and find inspiration in every project.”

James Jones, Student

” thoroughly enjoyed my time at Project Fashion’s Introduction to the Sewing Machine course! The instructors were patient and thorough, teaching us everything from threading to basic stitching techniques with clarity and encouragement. As a complete beginner, I appreciated the hands-on practice which helped me gain confidence quickly. I now feel equipped to pursue my sewing projects with newfound skills and enthusiasm. I highly recommend this course to anyone interested in learning the fundamentals of sewing in a supportive and enjoyable environment.”

Amanda Scot, Student

“Enrolling in the adult sewing classes at Project Fashion has truly changed my life! The expert instructors provided excellent guidance, helping me master advanced techniques and complete a variety of creative projects. The supportive and inspiring environment boosted my confidence and reignited my passion for fashion design. I highly recommend Project Fashion’s adult sewing classes for anyone looking to enhance their skills and transform their creative journey.”

Izzy Walsh, Student

Frequently Asked Questions: Adult Sewing Classes at Project Fashion

Have questions about our adult sewing classes? Find all the answers you need here! Learn about class levels, materials, schedules, and more. Whether you’re a beginner or advanced sewer, discover how our expert-led courses can help you develop your skills and creativity

All of our adult sewing classes take place at our headquarters in swords: Unit 6, Seatown Business Campus, Greenfields, Swords, Co. Dublin, K67 FA02

Our adult sewing classes cater to all skill levels, from complete beginners to advanced sewers. Whether you’re just starting or looking to refine your techniques, we have a class for you.

In our beginner classes, you will learn essential sewing techniques such as threading a sewing machine, basic stitches, reading patterns, and completing simple projects like tote bags and pillowcases.

Advanced classes cover complex techniques, including garment construction, advanced pattern reading, tailoring, and professional finishing techniques. You’ll work on projects like dresses, jackets, and tailored pants.

We provide all the necessary sewing machines and basic materials for practice. For specific projects, you may need to bring or purchase your own fabrics and materials, which will be listed in the class description.

Our workshop’s duration is 2 hours. We have a variety of courses throughout the week. Please check our current class schedule for specific details.

No prior experience is needed for our beginner classes. These classes are designed to help you build a solid foundation in sewing from scratch.

Yes, many of our classes allow you to work on personal projects with guidance from our instructors, especially in the intermediate and advanced levels.

Our classes are taught by experienced, professional instructors with a passion for teaching and a wealth of industry knowledge.

Yes, we offer certificates of completion for many of our courses, which can be a great addition to your portfolio or resume.

You can sign up for classes through our website or by contacting our office directly (Mon to Fri from 09:00 to 17:00). Check our online course catalogue for the latest offerings and availability.

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