Events

Beginners Dressmaking 6 week evening course

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 15th October – 19th november

Make Baby ‘bloomers’ nappy pants

How cute are these? Join Anna and learn how to make the cutest little bloomers for baby.

Basic machine skills needed

 

All materials are included

 

Teens with Machines club -September

Sewing club for Teens age 11+

On the 3rd Saturday of every month, the teen club will meet from 10.00-1.00pm with tutor Fromemaid.

Each month will be a new project to work on covering all machine skills.

Fab Mille Moon Materials included.

Each session is £25 or introductory offer of 3 sessions for £60  (please call the shop to book with this offer)

 

 

September Make Kimono style tops –

£25 per session all materials included

please contact the shop for more information on future sessions

 

Special offer – 3 sessions of Teen Club

Our brand new Sewing club for Teens age 11+

On the 3rd Saturday of every month, the teen club will meet from 10-1pm with tutor Anna Vickery

Each month will be a new project to work on covering all machine skills.

basic machine skills required

Fab Mille Moon Materials included.

Each session is £25 or special offer of 3 sessions for £60

 

Skill share sessions- Zips & Buttonholes

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.

£25 per person

all materials included

basic sewing machine skills required

 

Part of the master class series book all 4 for £90

 

**NEW** Dressmaking Club with Anna Vickery

New for the Autumn, Anna is starting a dressmaking club

These session will be held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month 10-1pm

You can bring any dressmaking project to work on or choose one of Anna’s project sheets to get you going.

 

1 session £30 or book 3 sessions for £75

Beginners Dressmaking with paper patterns – 4 week evening class

Popular 4 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 5.30-8.30 pm on tuesdays from 3rd Sept – 24th Sept 2019

 

Skill share sessions- Working with paper pattern

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 skill share sessions

basic machine skills necessary

£25 per session or book 4 for £90