Events

Make a Kimono top

Join dressmaking tutor Anna Vickery and make a Kimono style top

 

Price includes materials,  use of machines and refreshments

Quilted cushion covers

Join Kelly as she takes you step by step through how to make a quilted patchwork cushion cover to create something unique for your home or to give as a gift.

Basic machine skills needed

all materials included

master class in patchwork and quilting

Join Kelly for a 3 week masterclass in patchwork and quilting. During this class you will cover the following:

week 1 cutting and piecing patchwork  25/1/18  10.30-12.30pm

week 2 quilting 1/2/18  10.30-12.30pm

week 3 quilt binding 8/2/18 10.30-12.30pm

each class can also be booked separately

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.

Make Baby bloomers

How cute are these? Join Anna and learn how to make the cutest little bloomers for baby.

Basic machine skills needed

Bring your own fabric

 

Beginners Free Motion Embroidery

Free-motion Embroidery is the skill of using your sewing machine to draw. It is used for decorating and embellishing your sewing projects and can be very addictive. You’ve been warned!
In this class you will learn how to set up your machine for free-motion, you will learn about the tools and materials and work through a range of exercises to demonstrate different techniques. You will get the also get the chance to work on your own design for a final piece.

All materials include. Please bring lunch

Beginners quilting and patchwork evening class

This Popular 6 week evening class with Caroline is a great starting place to learn how to do patchwork and quilting.

Caroline is a very experienced quilter who has been teaching here at Millie Moon for 9 years and has made 100s of quilts for herself, family, friends and customers. She has also exhibited quilts.

The 4 week class covers:

measuring, cutting, piecing and quilting.

You make a completed lap quilt in the 4weeks.
All fabrics included

Make a winter cape

Dressmaker Anna Vickery takes you through the step to make this lovely Cape in a day. The lined cape with button fastening is perfect for popping over your shoulders on a cool evening when you don’t want to take a coat.

 

 

basic machine skills needed

 

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 Stretch fabrics

Join dressmaker Anna Vickery for an masterclass in working with stretch fabrics.

This 2 hour class will allow you to feel happy working tricky fabrics such as jersey

*Part of the Dressmaking masterclass series starting 2 jan 2018

Bring your own fabrics

basic sewing machine skill required