Events

Beginners Dressmaking – 6 week evening class

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 what they are doing too – previous items made on evening classes include day and evening dresses, childrenswear, pyjamas, skirts, bags, mens shirts, waistcoats and jackets – what do you fancy making?

 

Runs 6-8pm on tuesdays from 17 th March 2020

 

*materials and pattern not included

Quilting Master Class- English Paper Piecing

Love Patchwork and Quilting but would like to learn a new skill. How about trying a bit of  traditional hand quilting.

Using the English paper piecing method Kelly will guide you though this traditional technique.

learn the basics, from cutting, to basting and joining.

All materials included

 

Part of the quilting master class sessions

£25 each or book 3 for £60

Quilting Master Class -Raw Edge Applique

Join Kelly and learn all about raw edge machine applique, great effect to add your quilts or other makes.

have a go at constructing a basic design

all materials included

Part of the quilting master class sessions

£25 each or £60 for 3

Make Baby leggings

Join dressmaking tutor Anna Vickery and learn how to work with stretch jersey fabric and make a cute pair of baby leggings. Anna will show you how to sew jersey with a traditional sewing machine and an overlocker.

All materials included

make leggings in either a size 6-9 months or 12-18months

Teach me to sew, learn the basics of machine sewing

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 are included in this class.

 

Beginners quilting and patchwork evening class

This Popular 4 week evening class with Caroline is a great starting place to learn how to do patchwork and quilting.

Caroline is a very experienced quilter who has been teaching here at Millie Moon for 10 years and has made 100s of quilts for herself, family, friends and customers. She has also exhibited quilts.

The 4 week class covers:

measuring, cutting, piecing and quilting.

You make a completed lap quilt in the 4weeks.
All fabrics included