Sweatshirt Dress »

Easy to sew dress for teens sewing bees. If you love sewing and fashion this gives you a great addition to your skills. This garment is likely to be one of your favourite weekend outfits to relax in. We start by getting our patterns ready to size and then cutting, prep then sewing together making […]

Applique a cosy throw »

This is a great follow on class if you have recently completed your Driving licence and want to get some practice sewing using fabrics in a different way and want to try out some new techniques, This is one of our ‘Zero waste and sustainability’ projects. We will be giving you options to use UPCYCLED […]

Bunny POM cushion  »

This is a perfect follow on class if you have recently completed your Driving licence and want to get some practice sewing and combining different fabrics, we will be giving you options to use UPCYCLED fabrics from our stash and be creative with adding appliqué and obviously pom pom tails too ! You will make: A […]

No Sew Bunting »

No Sew Bunting for Easter decorations a ZERO WASTE PROJECT  (check our 2020 pledge on zero waste and sustainability) This is a scrap busting project (you can bring your own collection of fabrics and things you want to re-use) but we have lots of scraps here too! This project is focused on making a joyful […]

Paper Chandeliers »

Paper Chandeliers originate from Poland and are called PAJAKI which means spider. These joyful looking and artful mobiles are fun to make and can look great anywhere in the house. Recently the PAJAKI has been seen everywhere in shop windows for displays and in cafes for decoration. We bring you our version for Easter ! […]

Nibble the Easter Bunny Tapestry Cross Stitch »

Nibble the Easter Bunny Tapestry Cross Stitch for Kids – The Mansion Beckenham Place Park Description Tittle Nibbles the EASTER Bunny  NIBBLE is waiting to meet you in this great beginners hand sewing cross stitch  workshop. Our hand sewing expert Tracy will guide you through the technique of sewing a beautiful Tapestry needlework picture of Nibbles […]

Chunky Knit Easter Bunny »

This is the perfect beginner workshop, but also super fun if you can already knit a bit as the project is so eggstreamly cute (we like making up new words!) Knit your cute bunny on chunky needles so its quick to make and then shape and make and stuff the bunny boy or girl ass […]

Embroidery and Hand Sewing Stitch Club »

We are really delighted to be starting our first hand sewing and embroidery based stitch club, aimed at 7 -10 years of age (but of course older can join and are very welcome). This initially course is over a full term of 11 weeks (5 week then half-term followed by a 6 week run up […]

Featured Class: Sewing your first Denim skirt  »

This is all about project ‘getting ready’ for those lighter brighter summer days and weekend outings/festivals/family days out or hanging out in the park with besties ! This super cute very on  trend denim skrit is sassy and stylish. You will also be  able to incorporate re-purposed fabrics into your skirt or add some very […]

Kids Stitch Club »

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 sewing skills and a few other sewing […]

Teens Sewing »

Just the best class to get your KEEN TEEN into or improving SEWING SKILLS! Mostly sewing on the machine but with a little bit of hand sewing involved. We take a White shirt and REPURPOSE it, changing buttons/adding a new collar/cuffs and tweaking the shape all while advancing their sewing skills on the machine and […]