Certificate course

Duration: 33 hours per term – 3 hour class per week – 1 term
Pre-requisite: Basic knowledge of Sewing

This course gives you the skills to draft and sew different types of panties and bras, camisoles and slips as well as swimwear. It gives you an understanding of the construction of undergarments and knowledge of what fabrics, notions and supplies to use.

It will teach you the important measurements to properly fit bras and how to apply measurements for stretch fabrics according to the degree of stretch.

You will learn the different hand and machine stitches used for sewing lingerie and for professional finishing. How to use silk, lace, woven and stretch fabrics along with trims, couture decorative techniques & embellishments that will make your lingerie one of a kind!


  • Lingerie kit available at the Academy (app. $25.)
  • Sewing supplies: Needles, pins, scissors, measuring tape, tracing wheel, tracing paper, roll of tracing paper for pattern drafting.

Teacher will notify student of choice of fabric for different projects.

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