Wellington Beginner’s Corsetry Course: June 2023
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  • Fitting the toile © Amy Earl
    Fitting the toile with corsetmaking student, Amy.
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    Student Amy in her self-made underbust corset!
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    Fitting the corset toile © Amy Earl
  • Amy's finished corset - back © Amy Earl
    Student Amy in her self-made underbust corset!
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    Corset making in progress © Amy Earl

Wellington Beginner’s Corsetry Course: June 2023

$ 795

[Please note: on 1-Jan-2023 the price will be increasing to $895. It has been five years since we last raised our prices on classes but due to the extreme jump in material costs recently we can no longer absorb that cost. Book your place now to secure the 2022 rate!]

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 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th of June 2023
  • Times: 10am – 5pm each day (28 hours)
  • 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

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). When possible, we always recommend using your own machine during class as it’s easier to learn new sewing skills when you’re already familiar with your machine.

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.

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