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Lesson overview:What stitch will be most suitable to join our pieces of fabric together?

  • accurately apply a range of finishing techniques, including those from art and design
  • use techniques that involve a number of steps
  • use a wider range of materials and components than Key Stage 1, including, textiles, and components
  • accurately apply a range of finishing techniques, including those from art and design
  • use techniques that involve a number of steps
  • use a wider range of materials and components than Key Stage 1, including, textiles, and components

Experience of basic stitching, joining textiles and finishing techniques.

Experience of making and using simple pattern pieces.

Seam, seam allowance, wadding, reinforce, right side, wrong side, hem, template, pattern pieces, design criteria, annotate, design decisions, functionality, innovation, authentic, user, purpose, evaluate, mock-up, prototype, aesthetics, function, constraints

Equipment Required

Existing textile products for investigation and deconstruction, selection of fabrics, pins, needles, thread, measuring tape

Content guidance

Equipment requiring safe usage.

Supervision Level

Adult supervision recommended.