Events

Dressmaking Master class – Working with Stretch fabrics

Join dressmaker Anna Vickery for an masterclass in working with stretch fabrics.

This 2 hour class will allow you to feel happy working tricky fabrics such as jersey

*Part of the Dressmaking masterclass series

 

basic sewing machine skill required

Dressmaking Help! 1-1 session

Stuck with a pattern? struggling with fitting? How about a 1-1 with Anna. Spend 2 hours (or more) sorting out those tricky dressmaking problems. Or if you never used a paper pattern before and want some advice and techniques a 1-1 will give you that personal attention.

Suitable for beginners and progressing dressmakers.

Get that christmas dress finished for the big day!

Bring a friend £45 each

Make a Zipped pouch

Learn how to make a handy zipped pouch with Vickie our FROMEMAID. Whether for your pens, sewing kit, makeup, jewellery these handy little storage bags are fun to make. The workshop shows you all the techniques, including how to put in a zip.

All materials included

machine experience necessary

Dressmaking master class – Hems & Finishing touches

Time to finish off those half done projects! A crash course in seams, hems and edge finishes, bring a notebook…

This short class starts with a ‘show and tell’ of samples and discussion of when and where to use them and then allows you the opportunity to practice some of the techniques.

Includes French seams, Bias binding, Blind and invisible hems, Rolled and Pin hems, hems on stretch fabrics, jeans hems and more. Hand and machine sewing.

Suitable for beginners, those needing a refresher and students.

materials not included

basic sewing machine skills required

**Part of the Dressmaking master class series

Dressmaking UFO’s! 1-1 session

Stuck with a pattern? struggling with fitting? How about a 1-1 with Anna. Spend 2 hours (or more) sorting out those tricky dressmaking problems. Or if you never used a paper pattern before and want some advice and techniques a 1-1 will give you that personal attention.

Suitable for beginners and progressing dressmakers.

Get that christmas dress finished for the big day!

Bring a friend £45 each

Dressmaking Master class 2- 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

 

Dressmaking Master Class – How to use a 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 Dressmaking Masterclass Series starting 27 November 2018

basic machine skills necessary

 

Dressmaking – Master Class (4 sessions)

Back again for the  winter season is this great masterclass series with Anna Vickery

This 4 session  class is aimed at perfecting your skills.

session 1 –  27/11/2018- Using Paper Patterns 12-2pm

session 2 – 4/12/2018 – Zips and Buttonholes 12-2pm

session 3 –  11/12/2018 – Hems and finishing touches 12-2pm

session 4 –  18/12/2018  – using stretch fabrics 12-2pm

Each session is 2 hours

£90 for all 4 session (*discounted)

or you can book one session at £25

basic machine skills necessary