Cushions & Trimmings

Everybody loves cushions, but often not the prices of them !

Here is your chance to learn everything you need to know to make them affordable and exactly to your design. You will be learning about Zips/buttonholes and making your own patterns and inserting trimmings.

 Skill Level

Suitable for those who have some basic sewing experience and completed one of our introductory classes perfect as a follow on course that delivers some key skills that will serve you well in any dressmaking soft furnishing projects.

  • Confident Beginner

 What you learn:

  • Measuring and making patterns (we give you patterns but explain the how to’s)
  • Insertion of a standard zip/ Using different types of zipper feet
  • Automatic buttonholes
  • Insertion of piped trimmings (Bias corded trimming)
  • Top tips to get a professional finish

What you make:  A sample 45cm square cushion Cover with zip or buttonhole finish with a corded insertion and samples for ref.

We Provide: All materials a cushion pad and factsheets to takeaway

 Time: 9.30am – 5pm (Bring lunch we provide drinks)

 Cost: £65

 When: Want to find out when the next class is running?  Check out dates on Book A Class or Register Your Interest and we will get back to you.