Sew your Christmas Pyjamas 

Here is a really fabulous beginners project to take you to the next level sewing clothes for yourself or your family. The Free Pyjamas Sewing Pattern from the Assembly Line Patterns is a two-piece set of dreamily comfortable loungewear. The short-sleeved top has a wide neckline and the shorts have a relaxed fit, elastic waistband, […]

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 […]

Sew an Autumn Campfire Poncho

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. Applique is applying different fabrics on top of your main fabric and is really fun as you can be […]

Sew Wilda the Flat Cat Cushion

NEW for 2021 Halloween or Day of the Dead – whatever you are celebrating – this lovely cushion by our talented teacher Mukti is going to be a super addition to your sewing collection! Flat and cuddly with lots of potential to make your own personal mark on this sewing star make ! What you […]

Beginners – Sewing Machine Taster

Get into sewing with our EXPRESS taster session learn how to use a sewing machine. It does not matter if you do not have a machine (Yet!) this is aimed to get you right on track and you will leave wanting to sew SEW much! In our 3 hour class we: What you learn: Explain […]

Macramé Dog Lead

Learn how to make this beautiful Macramé Dog Lead, made from a chunky recycled cotton braid. The finished lead can be made to any length up to 150cm. It’s strong, with a little stretch for your pooch! We have a choice of colours & hardware to best suit your four-legged friend. This workshop is suitable […]

Arm Knitting for Teens & Adults – Rainbow Throw

The Rainbow is such an important, symbolic image of positivity, hope & pride. Paula from Cocoon&me has designed this unique Rainbow Throw using extremely chunky vegan friendly yarn & we can now offer this as a special workshop. Perfect for beginners & knitters alike of all ages*, Paula will guide you through the simple art […]

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

From The Assembly Line Patterns 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 […]

Sewing Machine Driving Licence for Kids

A fun and really original one-off class, it does not matter if you do not have a machine (Yet!) this is aimed to get you Right on track and you will leave wanting to sew SEW much, boys girls all love this class! In our 2.5 hour class we: Explain all the basic bits of […]

Macramé market bag workshop

With the popularity of Macramé bags, we thought we would add a beautiful Macramé Market bag to our workshop range, that is not only practical but bang on trend! Macramé is such a mindful craft & is very therapeutic. So, you will feel a real sense of achievement that in one session you have created […]

Knitting Taster

This course is for beginners and improvers and is designed to give you an introduction to the skills of hand knitting. Beginners will explore knitting through learning basic principles, creating knitted samples, and will be looking at colour, texture, shaping and pattern. You will also learn about a variety of yarns. Level  Absolute Beginner • […]

Chunky and Copper Macramé Plant Hanger

This workshop is designed for Beginners. A fun & contemporary plant hanger using recycled cotton cord & copper trim, that will teach you 3 basic knots: twisted half, square and wrap knots. Using your colour choice of 9mm braided recycled cotton yarn & copper beads you will be shown how to create a unique & […]

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 […]

Absolute Beginners Knitting

This ONE DAY QUICK START COURSE is designed for those with little or no experience of Knitting or perhaps you have tried at school or a long time ago but need a proper refresh session. We begin by talking you simply and quickly through the basic technically terms, we then get the knitting needles out […]