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September 2017
£40.00

Make an Autumn cape

26 September @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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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.   Bring you own fabrics basic machine skills needed  

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£120.00

Beginners Dressmaking with paper patterns

26 September @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Popular 6 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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October 2017
£60.00

Sew a little Girls pinafore dress

3 October @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Make a pinafore 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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£90.00

Make a Merchant & Mills dress in a day!

8 October @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Yes you heard it right, make a dress in a day, using the wonderful Merchant and Mills patterns. Learn as you go, everything from measuring, laying out and cutting to constructing, altering and finishing your garment. which one do you fancy making? Price includes the pattern but not the fabric. You can purchase in store (don't forget to get those loyalty card stamps) or bring your own. This class is designed for those who are familiar with dressmaking and confident sewers

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£58.00

Make a Boys Shirt or waistcoat

10 October @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Make a boys shirt, or waistcoat to fit age 1-5 years from an ‘Anna Vickery’ paper pattern. Workshop includes pattern and fabric please be able to thread a sewing machine and sew a straight line. Take home a finished shirt or waistcoat and the skills to go on and make more – techniques covered include using a paper pattern, collars and buttonholes.

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£55.00

Get the most from your Overlocker (private tuition)

17 October @ 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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£45.00

Sew Sunday – a day of workshops

22 October @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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  Join us on Sew Sunday for a day of mini workshops and cake! What more you could you want?! The day will take place at the shop from 10am to 2pm During the day there will be 3 mini workshops with our tutors  Anna, Angela and Paula where you will make 3 different projects which you can take away with you, all great gift ideas. There will also be plenty of tea and cake to keep you going. We…

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£58.00

New – winter weight skirt workshop

31 October @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Join Anna for a skirt making workshop with a difference. No paper patterns! learn how to make a skirt using your measurements alone. Once you have made one you will make many more! sew easy! this workshop includes a choice of denim or corduroy fabric to make a heavier weight winter skirt, but can be made in any of our fabrics with a small additional cost. Make a skirt in a day!   basic sewing machine skills required, please be…

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November 2017
£85.00

2 week class – Make a made to measure Skirt

7 November @ 10:00 am - 1:00 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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£55.00

Ladies Faux Fur body warmer

21 November @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Join Anna for this new winter workshop using our lovely faux fur

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