Qipao Making

Work Shop


The Qipao workshop is an interactive 3 months programme in which students will learn pattern making and cutting techniques as well as sewing skills. At the end of the programme, students will have completed their own Qipao from beginning to end. This course is ideal for those who are beginners or wish to brush up on their sewing or pattern making skills.


Qipao Pattern Making
  • Introduction to Pattern Making
  • Basic Block Development
  • Qipao Pattern
  • Pattern Adjustment
Sewing & Garment Construction
  • Sewing Pattern Symbols
  • Garment Sewing & Machine Finishing
  • Hand Finishing Techniques
  • Qipao making
Fitting Techniques & Analysis
  • Body Measurement
  • Qipao Alternation
  • Fitting

Notes: Academy of Design reserves the right to cancel or amend the programme and its content.



The Workshop is a 3 months intensive programme and is available in English and Cantonese.  Students with a good command of English are eligible to apply to the English programme.  No previous knowledge in pattern making is required.

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