Wellington Beginner’s Corsetry Course: Sundays in July, 2022
  • Fitting the corset toile
  • Fitting the toile © Amy Earl
    Fitting the toile with corsetmaking student, Amy.
  • Amy's finished corset - front 2 © Amy Earl
    Student Amy in her self-made underbust corset!
  • Fitting the corset toile © Amy Earl
    Fitting the corset toile © Amy Earl
  • Amy's finished corset - back © Amy Earl
    Student Amy in her self-made underbust corset!
  • corset-making-in-progress
  • Corset-making-class-©-Amy-Earl
    Corset making in progress © Amy Earl

Wellington Beginner’s Corsetry Course: Sundays in July, 2022

$ 795

Book your place in this Beginner’s Corsetry Class and learn how to make your own steel-boned genuine underbust corset. At the end of this corsetry course you’ll have a custom fitted black corset and personalized Vanyanís pattern to keep. You’ll gain the confidence, knowledge and inspiration to build on your success and make more corsets on your own. Receive expert guidance from an industry professional in a fun, warm environment. All shapes, sizes and ages (over 18) welcome!

  • Dates: Sundays 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st of July 2022 (5 days)
  • Times: 11am – 4pm each day (25 hours of tuition)
  • Location: The Stitchery Limited, 22 Prosser Street Elsdon, Porirua, 5022
  • Price includes: all materials and pattern required to make your underbust corset
  • Refreshments included: tea, coffee and biscuits
  • Experience: you must already know how to sew and use a sewing machine (read more)
  • Class size: 4-6 attendees
  • There will be some homework to complete during the weeks between class sessions.
  • Payment in full must be received prior to course commencement (payment plans available)
  • Prior to class commencement we will contact you for your measurements
  • For information about class bookings and Covid-19, click here.

IMPORTANT: For all course details, student requirements and skill level, a list of what to bring and what to wear, please click here.

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Sewing Machine* *

Please indicate if you will be bringing your own sewing machine or if you will need to hire one from The Stitchery. Hire fee’s will be payable directly to The Stitchery (we will pass on your email to them to make arrangements).

Dietary Requirements* *

So that we can cater the tea, coffee and biscuit refreshments to you, please tell us if you have any dietary requirements.

Pronouns* *

Vanyanís classes are a safe learning environment where we celebrate diversity and welcome you to be your authentic self while you learn new skills. Your pronouns will be included on your class nametag.