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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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