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Tea Towel Peg Bag – Free Pattern

How to make your own quick and easy PEG BAG This week’s free pattern is a thrifty way to upcycle a tea towel to a stylish peg bag. Download the pattern and instructions here Tea-Towel-Peg-Bag Share your creations with us on Instagram, we always love to see your sew-creations.

Keep Safe – Keep Stitching!

Tuning into this weeks BLOG from one of our lovely teachers Tracy O’Dwyer stay at home Craft sanctuary … For those of you who don’t know me I am Tracy O’Dwyer and I have been involved with Jane’s wonderful Sewing School for about 18 months now having first met Jane and fallen in love with […]

Sew Chic!

Sewing Chicks, Chocolate and Great British Sewing Bee Hi everyone Easter is over.. chocolate is eaten and the countdown starts for the best event of the year ! Hello out there its Jane sitting behind my sewing machine this week, how did you survive Easter, are the kids still sneaking the chocolate under the bedcovers […]

Easter Holiday Kids Sewing, Craft & Knitting

Easter isn’t just about chocolate eggs. We’ve got lots on this Easter for Kids from Chunky knit bunnies, Pom Pom Bunny, Sew your first denim skirt, paper chandeliers and No sew bunting. If you are new to sewing then take your Driving Licence in the morning and continue your sewing journey in the afternoon and […]

New term starts next week

Our new term starts next week don’t forget lots of new classes and workshops to check out. In March we bring you one day workshops a zips masterclass, arm knitting, garment repair, crochet and knitting among our usual beginners one day workshops, full details on our website.  Watch out for our next newsletter and Facebook events […]

February Half Term

Fantastic February Fun sewing kids workshops for children of all ages. This season kid’s can learn to make their first skirt, learn to hand embroider, weave or even knit jumbo style! Monday 17 February Sewing Machine Driving Licence 7-14 yrs, 10am-1pm, £35 Start your sewing machine journey in this absolute beginners class and then your […]

Kids Stitch Club

Our Kids Stitch Clubs re-start in January. Our kids after school sewing clubs ‘The Stitch Club’ are one of our most popular courses and growing every term in attendance. In these classes kids work on a range of textile sewing projects, mainly on the sewing machines but we mix it up and add in hand […]

Cracking Christmas Sewing Classes

The run up to Christmas going really fast, are you prepared for the festive season? We have lots of lovely classes, tree decorations, centrepieces, party bum bags and elf’s stockings. Shadow Quilting Introduction 24 November 10 – 3pm Introduction to this simple but highly effective technique for making decorative quilted pieces. Kids Sew Elf Stockings […]

Saturday Stitch Hub Christmas Sewing

Kids Elf Style Stockings A fast paced afternoon of adding and hacking re-creating a fashion #runwaystyle sweat top. In this class you create and fashion your own styled top.  Dates: Saturday 30 November Kids: 10am-1pm, 7-10 years Cost: £25  Teens Party Bum Bags Dates: Saturday 30 November Kids: 2-5pm, 11-14years Cost: £35  Teens Sweat Top Hack A fast paced […]

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 […]

Halloween Make-up

Get ready for some special effects Halloween fun,  learn how to make your own gore-some prosthetic wounds and effects. Using safe professional materials including cosmetic grade gelatin to make your appliances and plenty of fake blood for those final touches! An ideal introduction to the world of prosthetic make-up. Not for the faint hearted, this is […]

Cosy Cushion Masterclass

Get your home cosy for those Autumn evenings by sewing some beautiful cushions at our masterclass. Everybody loves cushions, but often not the price of them especially if you are looking for something a little bit different which brings a wow factor to jazz up your rooms. Here’s your chance to learn everything you need […]