Beginner Sewing >> Advanced Sewing

Join a Sewdeliska sewing class in Perth, WA, as part of a friendly, small group (maximum four) or book a private sewing lesson.

Bring your own pattern projects and be guided through the garment planning and construction process in a light-filled studio.

If you're a beginner, start with a Sewdeliska pyjama pant pattern (additional charge at checkout). We will focus on foundational techniques and terminologies.

After that, you bring an appropriate, beginner/easy level pattern. You can buy these wherever fabric is sold. If you're more of an intermediate sewist, you can bring your own projects to class from the get-go.

You'll learn how to:

  • Take basic measurements of your figure
  • Read commercial tissue paper patterns and 'independent' PDF downloadable sewing patterns and identify material requirements
  • Choose fabrics appropriate for the style (one gets better with experience)
  • Simple sewing pattern adjustments
  • Techniques for fabric handling, laying up and cutting out
  • Sewing construction methods and cool techniques to go from slow to pro!
  • Fitting your garment and making changes to hone the styling
  • Trouble shoot all those inevitable 'road-blocks' with the assistance of an experienced dressmaker
small group of women sewing

Cost: $380-456, 2-3hour classes, depending on the session time.

Materials you will need:

  • Sewdeliska Beginner Kit inc. PJ pant pattern for $136 (Value $140, collect in class) OR items on the Materials List if you'd like to source your own. Tools and notions can also be purchased via the online shop and in class.
  • BYO 2.3m woven cotton, such as poplin, flannelette or linen for the pyjama bottoms. *Please pre-wash your fabric to pre-shrink it.
  • Matching thread
  • BYO sewing machine; hire in class for $10/60 per session/term; or order a Brother A16 Sewing Machine for $525 (inc. free invisible zipper foot upgrade) - available at checkout.


Upcoming Term 3 Classes run from 16th July to 18th September 2024 (10 week term).

1 session per week for 10 weeks, in line with public school terms. Maximum 4 students per class.

⦁ Tuesday       11:30am-2:00pm (2.5 hours) $380  4 available
⦁ Tuesday       18:30-20:30pm  (2 hours)    $380  2 available
⦁ Wednesday 8:00-10:30am    (2.5 hours)  $380  4 available
⦁ Wednesday 10:30-13:30pm    (3 hours)    $456  FULL
⦁ Wednesday 16:00-18:30pm   (2.5 hours)  $380   FULL
⦁ Thursday  9:00-11:30AM      (2.5 hours )  $380  4 available

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Further costs to anticipate:

Consumable materials such as fabric, thread and pattern per project.

Private Classes

Private Lessons for one $99

or for two people $159

2 hour lessons

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