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Create Your Own Couture With Our Inspirational Tailor Academy Masterclass.

Are you a beginner who wants to jumpstart your tailoring journey? Maybe you’re a hobbyist sewer who wants to level-up their skills? Or perhaps you’re considering turning professional? Whatever your ability, our incredible Tailor Academy Masterclass will teach you advanced dressmaking skills you can use to create your own beautiful bespoke garments.
Learn Advanced Sewing Skills
Build Confidence
Have Fun!

Transform Your Passion For Sewing Into A Serious Craft

Ignite your interest in dressmaking with our enjoyable, accessible Tailor Academy Masterclass. Designed to equip you with all the skills you need to make your own custom clothing, in just a few weeks you’ll be sewing super chic dresses, skirts, tops, jackets and trousers.

Bursting with professional guidance and handy tips and tricks, our course is the perfect way to nurture your talents at your own pace. Then, you’ll be armed with the confidence you need to create almost any item of clothing you like.

Nothing looks better than exquisitely crafted custom clothing that fits and flatters your silhouette, and you’ll make a lasting impression with your beautiful, hand-tailored garments.

Immerse yourself in the joy of dressmaking and learn straight from a professional tailor’s workshop…in the comfort of your own home atelier.

Learn From A Master Tailor

Our Tailor Academy Masterclass is led by ninth generation master tailor Stefan Wimmer. Stefan draws from a lifetime of experience running his family’s esteemed tailoring business, Wimmer schneidert.

Not only has Stefan collected and refined generations’ worth of knowledge and practical experience, but he has also trained numerous award-winning apprentices, master tailors and designers over the years.

Stefan founded the Tailor Academy to share his passion and expertise with as many people as possible. His warm and friendly approach makes it easy for you to learn how to sew like a pro in a relaxed and engaging way.

“At Tailor Academy, we believe that being a tailor is the most wonderful profession in the world.”
Stefan Wimmer
9th-generation sewing master

All Abilities Welcome

Whether you’re completely new to sewing, an amateur dressmaker or even a professional, our Tailor Academy Masterclass is suitable for all abilities. By swapping frustration for fun, the easy-to-follow course comes with various skill levels – from beginner to expert – and is packed with powerful insights whatever your dressmaking ability. You’ll be making haute couture from home in just a few weeks!

How It Works

Our two-year masterclass includes 52 modules in total.

Each fortnight you will receive a new module featuring a downloadable, elegant pattern in all sizes designed by Stefan himself, and a video containing step-by-step sewing instructions.

Following the guidance of Stefan’s detailed tutorial, you will make one garment each fortnight. As the course progresses and your skills develop, garments will become more complex.

So you can learn at your own pace and freshen up your skills, the course content will be yours to access whenever you like during and after the course has completed.

Upon completion of your Tailor Academy Masterclass, you will have the opportunity to take a theory test to receive a certificate.

Are you ready to tap into your tailoring talents?

The Pieces You'll Create

Each module is a finished piece of clothing. From dresses and skirts to jackets and menswear, followed by wedding attire and high fashion.

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Start Your Sewing Experience Today

Sign up for our risk free 7-day money-back guarantee and start leaning to sew like a pro.

We’re confident you will love sewing as much as we do, but for full peace of mind we offer a full six-week money back guarantee and an easy, no-questions-asked cancellation policy.

Why Choose The Tailor Academy Masterclass?

Learn how to create haute couture at home.

Enjoy exploring your dressmaking talents and creativity.

Make perfectly fitted clothing you will cherish.

Have fun and fulfil your passion.

Learn at your own pace.

Gain valuable insider skills and knowledge from professionals.

Wow friends and family with your gorgeous garments.

Gain the confidence to turn your hobby into a profession.

Receive step-by-step tutorials and bonus videos you can return to again and again.

Six-week money back guarantee.

Any Questions?

Get the Answers in our Frequently Asked Questions

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… and hope to welcome you to our Masterclass soon.

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