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May 2018
£60.00

“Prom Queen’ Boned Sweetheart Bodice

29 May @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Learn how to make a strapless boned sweetheart bodice. Fastens with a zip at the back. Good workshop for 1st attempt at using boning and could then be adapted to make into a dress or add straps. all materials included suitable for ages 14+ machine experience necessary

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June 2018
£65.00

Make a Summer cape

5 June @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Dressmaker Anna Vickery takes you through the step to make this lovely Cape in a day. The lined cape with button fastening is perfect for popping over your shoulders on a cool evening when you don't want to take a coat.     basic machine skills needed  

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£35.00

Make Baby bloomers/shorts

12 June @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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How cute are these? Join Anna and learn how to make the cutest little bloomers for baby. Basic machine skills needed Bring your own fabric  

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£55.00

Get the most from your Overlocker (private tuition)

12 June @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 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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£55.00

Get the most from your Overlocker (private tuition)

12 June @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 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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July 2018
£70.00

Sew a little Dungaree Dress (age 1-5 years)

3 July @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join Anna to make a dungaree style dress  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

Master Class – Dressmaking

3 July @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Back again for the summer season is this great masterclass series with Anna Vickery This 4 session  class is aimed at perfecting your skills. session 1 -  3 July  2018- Using Paper Patterns 6-8pm session 2 - 10 July 2018 - Zips and Buttonholes 6-8pm session 3 - 17 July 2018 - Hems and finishing touches 6-8pm session 4 - 24 July 2018  - using stretch fabrics 6-8pm Each session is 2 hours £90 for all 4 session ( or you can book one session at £25) basic machine skills…

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£25.00

Master Class – How to use a paper pattern

3 July @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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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 3rd July 2018 basic machine skills necessary  

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£85.00

Dressmaking – 50s style Skirts

10 July @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Frome Store, 24-25 Catherine Hil
Frome, Somerset BA11 1BY United Kingdom
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Make a fab 50s style skirt in a day, using just your measurements – no paper pattern required! Intermediate level – please be able to thread a sewing machine and sew a straight line. Learn how to draught straight onto cloth and sew waistbands, seams, hems and depending on which style you choose gathers, pleats, pockets or a concealed zip…… Once you’ve mastered this patternless ’freehand’ cutting technique you’ll be able to go on to make more skirts in any size…

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£25.00

Master class- Zips & Buttonholes

10 July @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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…

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