Workshops

Thursday night sewing club 23rd Jan

Join us for an evening of sewing, tea and chat in our Thursday sewcial sewing club. Running on Thursday nights from 6:00 – 8:00pm. Bring your own project to work on and get help and advice from our friendly and experienced sewing tutors. You are welcome to use our top of the line Janome sewing […] Read More

Jeans Sunday Sewcial 15th Mar

Have you got jeans on your to-sew list this year? Join us for an informal day of sewing, tea and chat in the studio. While this is not a workshop as such, we will be on hand to guide you through any tricky steps and you will be able to use our rivet press to […] Read More

Pattern cutting – Introduction to pattern cutting techniques – 26th April

Learn how to manipulate patterns into new designs using a series of different techniques and tricks. Practise and experiment on quarter scale blocks to build your confidence and go home able to create that new frilly skirt or gathered top that you can’t get out of your head! This is a great class for beginners […] Read More

Pattern cutting – make your own skirt and bodice block – 6 week course

The perfect introduction to pattern cutting. Over the course 6 evenings, you will learn to draft a basic skirt and bodice block based on your own measurements. In this class we’ll introduce you to the basics and take you through step by step how to draft, fit and amend the skirt and bodice block. This […] Read More

Pattern cutting – make your own skirt and bodice block – 14th/15th March

The perfect introduction to pattern cutting. Over the course of a weekend, you will learn to draft a basic skirt and bodice block based on your own measurements. In this class we’ll introduce you to the basics and take you through step by step how to draft, fit and amend the skirt and bodice block. […] Read More

Thursday night sewing club 16th Jan

Join us for an evening of sewing, tea and chat in our Thursday sewcial sewing club. Running on Thursday nights from 6:00 – 8:00pm. Bring your own project to work on and get help and advice from our friendly and experienced sewing tutors. You are welcome to use our top of the line Janome sewing […] Read More

Sewing machine 101 – 8th Feb

In this 3 hour introduction to Sewing Machines class, you will learn the following: How to thread a sewing machine Basic machine safety The different parts of a sewing machine How to use different stitches How to make an envelope cushion cover You will need to bring: A piece of light to medium weight fabric […] Read More