Spooky Sewing October Half Term

Witches Stitches – Sewing Machine Drivers Licence If your kids want to start their sewing machine journey, book a Sewing Machine Driving Licence. Learn to Sew & make a halloween edition drawstring swag bag. Monday 21 October, 10-12.30pm Thursday 24 October 10am-12:30pm 8yrs+ £35 Come and create your own Pumpkin Patch Softie Our fabric Pumpkins […]

Featured Class: Hemlines »

Practically every garment you are going to sew will need some kind of hemline and require sewing seams, with so many options to learn,  Many of these will depend on the type of fabric you are sewing. And sometimes the type of garment structure or look you want to achieve. For example A knit fabric […]
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Save the date

Save the dateFestival Of Lights kicks off our Christmas season on Sunday 1st December. Expect food, drink, music, workshops and stalls, plus the turning on of the lights. If you’re a designer maker wishing to trade with us, email events@beckenhamplace.org with info and images of your wares! We’re looking for modestly priced beautiful gifts, food products/hampers, jewellery, prints, candles, stationery, accessories, knitwear & apparel, homeware, decor and more. Fa la la la la la la la la ✨🎁🏛
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Happy Makers

Great to learn the basics of making a skirt and applying what I’ve learned to different skirt patterns. Knowing how to put a zip I is fantastic.

— Klara

I went to the beginners sewing class on Sunday, and had an amazing time! I made my own make up bag, which is beautiful. I hadn’t used a sewing machine in years and didn’t think I would make anything so quickly! Jane was lovely and made it all so easy!

— Margaret, Bromley

I would like to thank you for a fabulous course on the weekend. I gained much knowledge and skills and look forward to attending more courses. Jane I had specifically wanted to attend your course after reading your profile, and the course and Jane and her team excelled my expectations.

— Angela

Loved the class, learnt a lot and feel like I just want to make more clothes. Very exciting!

— Sandra, Bromley