STITCHING SKILLS

In 2013 The Stitching Academy was created in collaboration with Asos.com, DWP and Haringey Council to offer ABC accredited stitching skills qualification at both Level 1 and 2.

Fashion Enter wrote these two qualifications as they did not exist in the country.


The course is taught by industry experts based at the Factory and caters for beginners who can then progress to higher qualifications, run their own businesses by making their own samples, apprenticeships and job outcomes.

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LEVEL 1

ABC Awards Level 1 - Award in Fashion & Textiles (500/4308/0)


This is a five week course where you can learn the fundamentals of using a variety of industrial sewing machines: how to set them up and use them safely, maintain the machines and identify the correct settings for the fabric.

LEVEL 1

ABC Awards Level: 1 Certificate Fashion & Textiles (500/4330/4) - Stitching Academy Multi Disciplines


You will learn stitching techniques that will provide the knowledge required to review the different types of garment construction techniques used within industry and also for upholstery and soft-toy making.

LEVEL 2

ABC Awards Level 2 - Certificate in Fashion & Textiles (500/5197/0)


Stitching Academy Level 2 is a twelve week course which follows on from Level 1. From garment construction to handcraft tailoring techniques, this course will further develop your skills and knowledge.

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NEWS & EVENTS


Latest News

13. July 2020. Start Your Fashion Career Here!
Start Your Fashion Career Here! Want to get on the fashion career ladder but don’t know where to start? Or perhaps you are an employer wanting to grow your company and pass on industry skills? Our Fashion and Textiles Apprenticeship programme offers a unique combination of training and career specific work...

Internal Events

10. April 2020. Fashion Appreciation Online Seminar with Deborah Shulton
Fashion Appreciation Online Seminar with Deborah Shulton You can't make a silk purse from a sow’s ear yet many new and start-up brands do not realise the fundamentals about fabric properties, construction and weaves. There are always problems with start-up brands finding the right fabric especially if they want organic or accredited...

External Events

3. March 2020. Finsbury Park Town Management Meeting
Finsbury Park Town Management Meeting Fashion-Enter’s Brand & Development Manager Stephanie Knapp attended the Finsbury Park Town Management Meeting on Tuesday 3rd March 2020.   Held on 3 rd Floor of 113-115 Fonthill Road and chaired by Cllr Sheikh. The purpose of the meeting was to review progress made with...
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