Welcome to Bigwig Fashion Studio and Sewing School

Fashion design and Sewing courses.

Exclusive garments made to order.

Master patterns made to order. (Click here)

What We Do 

We offer a variety of Courses to get the creative juices flowing.

You will make clothes that flatter your figure and fit properly.

Learn patternmaking so you can have a wardrobe uniquely your own.

Or, Idoni will make a master pattern of your choice… any style, any size.

“Joyously Creative”

We’re passionate about everything we do… we take great pride in helping you build and create your own authentic style.


Courses are multi-level so you can start at any time that suits you. Courses are designed from  absolute beginners all the way to up to advanced level.


Bigwig Wardrobe consultations help you sort out your wardrobe with a workable plan. Includes figure analysis and colour coding.


Bigwig Fashion workshops as well as Vision Board workshops give you confidence knowing that you are making the most of yourself.  It’s all about looking good and feeling great!

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169 Greyling street, Sechaba sewing Machines building, Pietermaritzburg, KZN 3201

Contact Hours

M – F : 8am–4pm

Sat : 9am–1pm

Sun : Closed

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Studio Open Hours

Monday - Tuesday (studio closed due to private students)

Wednesday: 9 am - 12pm (at Bernina - 39 Chief Albert Luthuli St, Pietermaritzburg, 3201) 

Thursday - Saturday: 9 am - 12 pm (or by appointment) 

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