Loading Events

Past Events

Events List Navigation

October 2018
£58.00

New – Denim / corduroy Autumn skirt workshop

2 October @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

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…

Find out more »
£55.00

Get the most from your Overlocker (private tuition)

2 October @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

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,…

Find out more »
£45.00

Beginners Roman blinds

3 October @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

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…

Find out more »
£15.00

Kids Club – October

6 October @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Join Molly on the 1st Saturday of every month for our kids club.  Open to all kids age 7+ Every month there is a new craft project to work on, including hand sewing, cutting, designing and glueing. A great way to encourage young people to learn to sew and be creative, whilst learning a life skill like sewing on a button. Cost is £15 per session   October-  make halloween finger puppets

Find out more »
£60.00

Make a child’s dress or Shirt

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

Choose to make a dress or shirt from one of Annas patterns, (age 1-5years) and let Anna guide you through the making process. materials included please be able to thread a sewing machine and sew a straight line. Take home a finished garment and the skills to go on and make more – techniques covered include using a paper pattern

Find out more »
£35.00

NEW – Drawstring Bags

10 October @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Join Vickie with this new workshop.  make a drawstring bag in a choice of millie moon fabrics with Drawstrings All materials included refreshments provided

Find out more »
£20.00

Mending and Alteration Skills

16 October @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Join Dressmaker Anna as she teaches you simple techniques to save the loved old faithfuls.

Find out more »
£10.00

DIY sewing machine service

16 October @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

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

Find out more »
£135.00

Beginners Dressmaking with paper patterns

16 October @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

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…

Find out more »
£20.00

Teens with Machines club – October

20 October @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Our brand new Sewing club for Teens age 11+ On the 3rd Saturday of every month, the teen club will meet from 10.30-12.30am with tutor Fromemaid. Each month will be a new project to work on covering all machine skills. Starting with basic machine skills in the first 3 sessions. Fab Mille Moon Materials included. Each session is £20 or introductory offer of 3 sessions for £50 (please call the shop to book with this offer)  

Find out more »
+ Export Events