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 how to make your pattern and correctly inserting a Zip and piping to get a super professional look !

 Skill Level

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

  • Beginner (not absolute beginner)
  • Intermediate sewists

What you learn:

  • Measuring and making patterns
  • Insertion of a concealed zip
  • Insertion of piped trimmings (Bias corded trimming)
  • Top tips to get a professional finish

 What you make:

A sample  square cushion Cover with zip with a corded insertion if required we use a 45 or 50cm cushion inner.

 We Provide: All materials a cushion pad and factsheets *

 Time: 10 – 4pm (Lunch is generally for 45mins)

 Cost: £95 and Max in a class 6

 * You can bring your own fabric just let us know you will need a minimum of 1 metre of fabric 140 to 150cm wide