a happy beginner student

Have you been inspired by The Great British Sewing Bee and want to start sewing?

expert tuition

Have you got a stash of clothes that could do with a new lease of life?

Sewing machine confidence

Recently bought a sewing machine, but too scared to get it out of the box?

Learn to Sew and feel happy!

Tired of spending money at the dry cleaners getting simple alterations done?

scissor happy

Do you watch Gok’s “fashion fix” and wish you could become your own “fashion fixer”?

Learn to sew with Theatrical Costumier and Sewing Guru for “The Great British Sewing Bee” Claire-Louise Hardie

The Thrifty Stitcher is the place to learn to sew in London. We offer friendly sewing classes with small groups in Stoke Newington, North London. We have something for everyone at all levels. Why not learn to learn to sew from an expert, enjoy the beautiful working costume studio and have some fun! Take a look at the class selection below.

Beginners sewing classes

Beginner plus sewing classes

Dressmaking classes








book an Alterations sewing classbook a private sewing class


Get your sewing started by downloading my free Hot Water Bottle handout

Working with Janome

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