REAP What You Sew.  #07243

Thank you to those enrolled. We look forward to seeing your projects come to fruition. If you are interested in another intermediate course and you have missed out on this one, please contact REAP Wairarapa and we can put your name on a waiting list.

Have you got a sewing project just waiting to be completed? Come and learn sewing tips and skills from Robyn Wyeth, that will add a professional finish to your sewing. Robyn can help you fit patterns to your particular shape. Bring a project;a pattern and fabric or a favourite garment to cut a pattern from and remake. BYO sewing machine if you have one.

Limited to a maximum of 6 learners

Dates: March 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7
Times: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Tutor: Robyn Wyeth
Venue: REAP House, 340 Queen Street, Masterton
Cost: $130

Must Enrol by: Date


Reap What you Sew.  #07243

Course Tutor(s):  Robyn Wyeth is a well known local seamstress, a teacher of fabric, sewing skills and fitting patterns and garments to your shape.

Purpose of the Course:  Learners will bring their own sewing project, pattern and fabric or a garment to reshape and remake. 

  • Participants will learn about…
    • fitting clothes and or patterns to work for your shape
    • how to enlarge or make a pattern smaller before cutting it out
    • how to interpret and follow the guide sheet from the pattern
    • some more advanced sewing skills like zips, collars, sleeves

Other Information:  If you have garments in your wardrobe that you still love but for what ever reason no longer work for you, bring them to show Robyn, who specialises in recycling ready made garments to have a new life.


Pre-requisites (if any):  This is not a beginners course.It is for intermediate sewers, used to cutting out a pattern and reading a pattern/ guide sheet.

Participants Must Provide:  BYO Sewing machine and sewing tools, Bring at least one garment that you love and think suits you. BYO fabric and pattern for your sewing project if starting new.

REAP May Provide on request (if any):  Extension cords to machines

This information can be downloaded here.

Please contact reapplus@reapwairarapa.nzfor any further information you may require.