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August 2017
£50.00

Teach me to sew

20 August @ 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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A class designed for complete beginners – if you’ve just acquired a new sewing machine and want to learn more about it, or if you would start sewing from the very beginning then this class is for you. You will learn to wind a bobbin, thread and how to set up your machine ready for sewing. You will go through a series of exercises to gain confidence and to perfect your skills before making a simple tote bag. All materials…

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£60.00

Dressmakers master class

22 August @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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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…

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£20.00

How to use a paper pattern

22 August @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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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  

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£45.00

Quilted cushion covers

26 August @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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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 bring your own materials

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£30.00

Make spa style slippers

29 August @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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How cute are these, great gift idea for birthdays, christmas or maybe a hen party? Join Anna to make these spa style slippers - one size fits all all materials included suitable for ages 11+ to adults with machine experience    

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£20.00

Mastering Zips & Buttonholes

29 August @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Why is everyone scared of inserting concealed zips and sewing machine buttonholes?! Set aside a couple of hours to practice these sewing essentials and leave with your own samples of the techniques and clear photographic notes to refer to. You’re welcome to bring your own machine, please check you have buttonhole and double sided/adjustable zip feet attachments. Workshop suitable for beginners or those needing a refresher class. materials not included basic sewing machine skills required   **part of the Dressmaking…

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September 2017
£10.00

DIY mini machine service

5 September @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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have you given your sewing machine a hug lately? They work so hard for us, we really put them through it. When was the last time it had a service? Join Anna as she shows you how to do a mini service. This will help your machine to run smoother and show it how much you appreciate it. Bring your own machine

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£50.00

Get the most from your Overlocker (private tuition)

5 September @ 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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£20.00

Hems & Finishing touches

5 September @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Time to finish off those half done projects! A crash course in seams, hems and edge finishes, bring a notebook… This short class starts with a ‘show and tell’ of samples and discussion of when and where to use them and then allows you the opportunity to practice some of the techniques. Includes French seams, Bias binding, Blind and invisible hems, Rolled and Pin hems, hems on stretch fabrics, jeans hems and more. Hand and machine sewing. Suitable for beginners,…

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£40.00

Making a cross-backed Apron

8 September @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Join Becki for this new design cross backed apron making workshop. These aprons are lovely to make as well as being useful. Made from 100% cotton, they are very practical. A handy pocket on the front shows techniques for adding patch pockets on garments. A simple project for those who are just starting out or those who want to make  a lovely gift All fabrics included.   basic sewing machine skills needed

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