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 that delivers some key skills that will serve you well in any dressmaking or soft furnishing projects

Adventurous Beginner
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
Insertion of piped trimmings (Bias corded trimming)
Top tips to get a professional finish

What you make:
A sample 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 (but you can bring your own fabric just check in with us first)

Time: 10am – 4pm (Bring lunch we provide drinks)

Cost: £95