Events

Zipped pencil case/ bags

Learn how to make a handy zipped pouch. Whether for your pens, sewing kit, makeup, jewellery these handy little storage bags are fun to make. The workshop shows you all the techniques, including how to put in a zip.

All materials included

age 11 years + to adults

machine experience necessary

Get the most from your Overlocker (private tuition)

Overlocker machines are designed for sewing stretch/knit fabrics, but are also great for getting neat and professional looking edge finishes in home dressmaking/sewing.

Have an overlocker you haven’t got to grips with or thinking of investing in an overlocker? Look no further…

1-1 class covers threading your overlocker, settings, functions and troubleshooting. Practice and take home a set of samples of what your machine can do and learn a few tricks along the way.

Includes 3 and 4 thread overlocking, use of the differential feed, rolled hems, flatlocking and more.

Evening 1-1 classes available, email us.

How to use a paper pattern

Dressmaker Anna Vickery will show you how to work with a paper pattern. During the 2 hours you will learn markings, techniques, cutting and placing.

**part of the Dressmaking Masterclass Series starting 22nd August

basic machine skills necessary

 

Dressmakers master class

New this season is this great masterclass series with Anna Vickery

This 4 week evening class is aimed at perfecting your skills.

week 1 –  22nd August – Using Paper Patterns

week 2 – 29th August – Zips and Buttonholes

week 3 – 5th September – Hems and finishing touches

week 4 – 12th September  – using stretch fabrics

Each session is from 6-8pm

£60 for all 4 session

( or you can book one session at £20)

*Materials not included

basic machine skills necessary

Zipped pencil case/ bags

Learn how to make a handy zipped pouch. Whether for your pens, sewing kit, makeup, jewellery these handy little storage bags are fun to make. The workshop shows you all the techniques, including how to put in a zip.

All materials included

age 11 years + to adults

machine experience necessary

Get the most from your Overlocker ( 1-1 session)

Overlocker machines are designed for sewing stretch/knit fabrics, but are also great for getting neat and professional looking edge finishes in home dressmaking/sewing.

Have an overlocker you haven’t got to grips with or thinking of investing in an overlocker? Look no further…

1-1 class covers threading your overlocker, settings, functions and troubleshooting. Practice and take home a set of samples of what your machine can do and learn a few tricks along the way.

Includes 3 and 4 thread overlocking, use of the differential feed, rolled hems, flatlocking and more.

Evening 1-1 classes available, email us.