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July 2017
£40.00

T shirt transformation dress

25 July @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Transform a T-shirt or vest into a dress. You will need to bring along a t-shirt or vest and the fabric for the skirt part of the dress and Anna will help you make the transformation. Perfect for teens with machine experience or adults too.  

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£60.00

2 week class – Make a made to measure Skirt

29 July @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Make your choice of a wrap, tulip shape, 1950’s style pleated or elasticated waist 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…

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August 2017
£30.00

Make Baby bloomers

1 August @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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How cute are these? Join Anna and learn how to make the cutest little bloomers for baby. Perfect for the summer months Basic machine skills needed Bring your own fabric  

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£50.00

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

1 August @ 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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£40.00

Make a sun top

8 August @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Join Anna to make a lovely little summer top byo fabrics this class is suitable for 11 years+ and adults with machine experience  

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£30.00

Make summertime tutus for kids

13 August @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Join Angela to make tutus for the kids this summer. perfect for festival season! make a simple net tutu and embellish away! all materials included  

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£40.00

Boned Sweetheart Bodice

15 August @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Learn how to make a strapless boned sweetheart bodice. Fastens with a zip at the back. Good workshop for 1st attempt at using boning and could then be adapted to make into a dress or add straps. suitable for ages 14+ machine experience necessary

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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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£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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