Couture and Bespoke (Extended)

Couture and Bespoke (Extended)

Do you have the desire to put your own range together or simply want to increase your experience and expertise in pattern making and garment construction? Perhaps you want to start your own business in Made to Order, tailoring, bridal and evening wear? Then this course would be ideal for you – a functional course for all who want to learn Made to Measure! With an intensive computer aided pattern making component you can even send your creations offshore for manufacturing!

Course Content

  • Advanced pattern making from students’ own designs and sketches.
  • Pattern making through draping techniques.
  • Working with toiles and construction of garments in calico.
  • Making the garments in the intended fabrics.
  • Couture sewing and a variety of construction methods such as boning, lace application, French seaming, hand finishing, interlining and fusing.
  • Tailoring techniques including tacking, pad stitching, lining, hand stitching and fusing.
  • Fitting.
  • Pressing.
  • Fabric handling.
  • Use of specialty machinery.


  • Completion of set assignments to the required standard and in the specified time


  • Year 12 preferred.
  • Completion of MSF Certificate of Pattern Making and Garment Construction or approved equivalent.
  • Proficiency in pattern making, cutting and garment construction
  • Access to sewing machine
  • Sufficient time at home for punctual completion of assigments and set tasks


185 Spring Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000

Course Start Dates

Applications are currently being accepted for the following start dates:

10 March 2014 & 2 June 2014

Apply Now!

Complete the attached MSF Application Form and email to


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  • Being taught by professionals who work in the fashion industry is really interesting and gives you an insight into how the industry works in the real world.
    MajaStudied Fashion Design in 2012
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