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Sew Classes your way.
Sew Classes your way.

Wed, Jun 05



Sew Classes your way.

Whether you're just beginning or seeking to enhance specific skills, our specialized courses are structured to help you excel.

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Jun 05, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Biloxi, 2337 Pass Rd suite c, Biloxi, MS 39531, USA

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Explore and Enhance Your Sewing Skills with Dorcas Couture's Design Classes!

This summer, take your sewing and design abilities to the next level at Dorcas Couture. Whether you're just beginning or seeking to enhance specific skills, our specialized courses are structured to help you excel.

Class Details:

  • Dates: May 15th to July 30th
  • Days: Monday to Wednesday
  • Times: Choose from two time slots – 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM or 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Format: Offered individually or in groups
  • Sessions: Each skill-enhancing course consists of 4 classes.

Basic Sewing Course - $400:Learn essential skills including: 


  • Threading a Sewing Machine: Understanding the mechanics and setup.
  • Basic Stitches: Straight stitch, backstitch, and zigzag.
  • Seam Techniques: Different types of seams for various finishes.
  • Simple Garment Construction: Creating basic items like cushions or a simple skirt.
  • Pattern Reading: How to read and understand commercial patterns.
  • Cutting Techniques: Properly cutting fabric according to patterns.
  • Fabric Selection: Choosing the right fabric for your projects.

Skill Enhancing Courses - $150 per course

  • Zipper Techniques: Master the insertion of various types of zippers.
  • Appliqué: Learn to decorate your garments with beautiful appliqué designs.
  • Hemming: Achieve neat and durable hems in your sewing projects.
  • Gathering: Add elegance with gathering techniques for different garment types.
  • Corset Making: Construct and fit traditional and modern corsets.
  • Hand Sewing: Perfect your stitches and techniques in hand sewing.
  • Alterations: Learn to alter garments for a custom fit.
  • Horse Hair Finishing: Use horsehair braid to create crisp, flowing hems.


  • Basic Sewing Course: $400
  • Skill Enhancing Courses: $150 each

Our classes are held at the welcoming space of Dorcas Couture, located at 2337 Pass Road Suite C, Biloxi, Mississippi. With limited availability, early registration ensures that you secure a spot.

3 Ways to Register:

  • Email: (Name, contact, timeslot) to
  • Call us at (228) 234-9573
  • Drop by our location to sign up in person 

Embark on a journey of creativity and craftsmanship at Dorcas Couture this summer. We're excited to guide you through mastering these essential sewing skills!

Feel free to let everyone know about these exciting sewing classes!

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