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February 2018

Make a mini quilt

24 February @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Learn all the key skills needed to make a big quit in this mini quilt tutorial. You will leave cutting, piecing, quilting and binding all materials included   This class is now FULL please contact the shop for future dates

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£45.00 - £67.50

Beginners Roman blinds

25 February @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Need to update those windows? Cant find the fabric you like? Why not make your own blinds. Roman blinds are simple and effective and work really well with small windows. This workshop shows you how to make a blind by working on a sample size approx 25cm x 30cm. You will be shown how to measure, cut and line the blind. Add doweling rods, cord and velcro. You will then be able to apply this technique to your own blinds at…

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March 2018
£20.00

New workshop – Mending and Alteration

6 March @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Join Dressmaker Anna as she teaches you simple techniques to save the loved old faithfuls.

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£55.00

Get the most from your Overlocker (private tuition)

6 March @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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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,…

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£135.00

Beginners Dressmaking with paper patterns

6 March @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Popular 5 week evening class, working at your own pace in a small group make a garment from a paper pattern. Bring along your choice of paper pattern and material (we’re happy to advise and don’t forget to collect loyalty card stamps on materials purchased.) Suitable for beginners and progressing dressmakers. Learn as you go, everything from measuring, laying out and cutting to constructing, altering and finishing your garment. Get to know the rest of your group and learn from…

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£45.00

make a drum lampshade

7 March @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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This fun easy workshop is prefect for those that can't sew. Make your own lampshade in a choice of millie moon fabrics. You will be taken through step by step to create your own stunning 30cm drum lampshade. All materials included Suitable for total beginners, no sewing involved!

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£90.00

Beginners Patchwork – Make a baby quilt

8 March @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Want to make a baby quilt but don't know where to start? Join Kelly for her beginners quilting class. Split across two sessions you will learn all the key skills needed to make a baby quilt.  tutorial. You will leave cutting, piecing, quilting and binding all materials included £90 2 week class Thurs 8th march 10.30-1.30pm Thurs 15th march 10.30-1.30pm

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£35.00 - £52.50

NEW for 2018 -Dorset and embroidered button making

10 March @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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New workshop for 2018 Join Paula to make these beautiful buttons, find out about he history of Dorset buttons and why they are so unique. all materials included suitable for beginners hand sewing   SPECIAL OFFER  - book one place and get one half price - offer ends 31st january subject to availability  

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£70.00

Sew a little Girls Party dress

13 March @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Its nearly Christmas! lets Make a party dress, for a little girl age 1-5 all materials included please be able to thread a sewing machine and sew a straight line. Take home a finished dress and the skills to go on and make more – techniques covered include using a paper pattern, bias binding and inserting a concealed zip.

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£85.00

Dressmaking – Tulip Skirts

20 March @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Make your  tulip shape skirt in a day, using just your measurements – no paper pattern required! Intermediate level – please be able to thread a sewing machine and sew a straight line. Learn how to draught straight onto cloth and sew waistbands, seams, hems and depending on which style you choose gathers, pleats, pockets or a concealed zip…… Once you’ve mastered this patternless ’freehand’ cutting technique you’ll be able to go on to make more skirts in any size…

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