Featured Class: Sew your own cushions »

Design and Sew your own cushions workshop to learn how to make professional looking cushions from our team of experts. 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 […]

Featured Class: Beginners Dressmaking A-Line Skirt »

A fabulous new addition to our Capsule collection series by the Assembly Line one of our favourite pattern companies. The A-line midi skirt is easy sewing with a modern finish. It has an A-line fit and is detailed with an elasticated waistband and side slant pockets.The pattern comes with several versions to choose from regular […]

Featured Class: Sew your first pyjama pants »

Here is a really fabulous beginners project to take you to the next level sewing clothes for yourself or your family. Easy and a great next step after one of our beginners classes and suitable for men and women. On this course you will make the Pyjama pants with or without the pockets (your choice!) […]

Sew a Patchwork Tote Bag »

Have you discovered the joy of cutting up perfectly good fabric and then sewing it together again? Well here is a great introduction to make a patchwork cushion and learn the essentials of patchwork and quilting. In this workshop you will be guided throughout and leave armed with many hints and tips to set you […]

Featured Class: Beginners – Hand Embroidery Taster »

Embroidery is really having a resurgence and for lots of reasons embroidery needs to be in your lives. Once you have attended this taster class you will realize how useful this skill is. Repairing worn clothes, darning or decoratively adding a patch to something or just simply adding a personal touch to and old or […]

The Beginner’s Capsule Wardrobe – The Cuff Top »

We are so happy to be featuring this fantastic pattern as a Special Edition Featured class and a NEW SERIES called THE BEGINNERS WARDROBE. Perfect for beginners who have just started to experience the delights and satisfaction of sewing and creating for themselves using a machine and who want to start making their own clothes. […]

Garment Repair and Restore Hand Sewing  »

Hand sewing workshop which teaches you all the essential skills and techniques to repair garments and fabric items. We teach you how to approach the most common repair problems and undertake basic alterations which you may often pay a fortune at the dry cleaners to mend. Hemming skirts and trousers, repairing rips and holes in […]

Dressmaking Patterns Taster »

Join us in this introduction and guide to dressmaking with patterns. We explain and guide you on the different types of patterns available, looking at traditional Paper patterns and the current available options for Digital downloads. We also explain what the difference is between Pattern cutting and creation and commercially made patterns. Plus we give […]

Absolute Beginners Learn to Sew Course »

This is the perfect course to start your sewing journey, over the course you gradually build up your skills, techniques and knowledge. We teach everything you need to know to be able to confidently sew basic projects and complete simple dressmaking. Skill Level: Beginner Suitable for those who have never sewn before or have lost […]