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HOW TO MAKE BATHING SUITS

7 weeks long. Meets once a week for 3 hours.  Includes access to more than 25 hours of video tutorials.

$650.00

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  • What you'll learn
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  • List of Materials
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In this first of 2 levels, students will learn how to use body measurements to make a bodysuit foundation pattern that fits correctly. From that foundation pattern, students can design any style of bathing suit, from one piece to two pieces. Then they will design, cut and sew a one-piece swimsuit with lining.

 

Students will learn how to use the overlock machine and apply elastic and lining to the bathing suit.


Serger machine/overlock machine skills required. Call us or send us an email at info@fashionsfl.com for more details.


After completing level 2, students will receive a certificate of completion and can participate in the fashion show.

Only 5 students per class

When the class is full, interested students will be placed on a waiting list.

Prerequisite: Students enrolling in this course need to know how to use the serger/over-lock machine and basic knowledge in pattern making. Please email info@fashionsfl.com for more details.

  • LIST OF MATERIALS FOR MAKING BATHING SUITS

    All your pattern making tools

    - 1 ½ yards of nylon spandex blend or polyester/ nylon
    - 1 yard of any printed nylon spandex blend or polyester fabric you will like to make a one piece bathing suit or two-piece bathing suit.
    - 1 yard of lining (to line the bathing suit), which matches the color of the fabric.
    - 5 yards of elastic of ¼ widths.
    - 4 all purpose threads that match the color of the fabric.

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  • *We update the course material list every 4 months, course instructors can request extra supplies not listed in the original material list.

July-August 2021

Tuesday from 10-1 pm. In the classroom

July 6,13,20 and 27

August 3, 10 and 17.

To get the most from this course, we recommended a minimal additional 3 weekly hours to practice and completed homework. 

Terms: Students are responsible to buy all the materials and supplies for the course including any mandatory textbooks. Make sure to read the “materials list” corresponding to this course or ask the school for one before paying for the course. Failure to obtain the supplies or some of it will limit your ability to complete course assignments. We update the course material list every 4 months, course instructors can request extra supplies for the course not listed in the original material list.

Each course is 7-weeks and a total of 21 hours, if you miss 6 or more hours on the 7 week period you automatically fail the course and need to pay and retake again.

Students need to be in class on time, instructors may deny entrance to class session if you are 10 or more minutes late.

We take pride in our curriculum and our students need to meet the school's expectations. The student is responsible for completing each and every class assignment, failure to this will result into failing the course. When receiving a quiz, only a “B” /80 or more is a passing grade for our courses.

This course is about practicing and each class section requires a least 3-5 hours of practice at home.

School staff might take pictures and or videos for social media and by attending this course you agree to be pictured in any of those promotional materials.

 

Cancellation and refund policy: Space and scheduling is limited at The Fashion Institute of South Florida. Therefore, if students decide to cancel their registration for any reason within 15 days from their 1st day of class, they will pay a $100.00 cancellation fee. If students decide to cancel their registration for any reason, within 7 days from their 1st day of class, they will pay a $200.00 cancellation fee. The cost of the course is not refundable after the 1st day of class. TFISF reserves the right to cancel any class by low enrollment and to postpone classes due to circumstances beyond The Fashion Institute of South Florida’s control. We make every effort to notify students of postponements and cancellations at least 48 hours before the first scheduled class. TFISF may elect to postpone a class in order to receive additional registrations to meet minimum enrollment requirements. Refund and cancellation policies are strictly enforced.

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