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Modern Make Do and Mend! – Learn simple clothing alterations

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This session is suitable for stitchers that can already use a sewing machine and covers alteration and Upcycling techniques. If you’re not comfortable using a sewing machine, try our half day beginner class.

  • Bring along a couple of  garment that don’t fit, need mending or that could do with a transformation. Our stitching guru will guide you through some clever tips and tricks.
  • Includes short demos on common alterations including shortening/lengthening; taking in/letting out; adding darts/shaping
  • Save money by learning how to do the jobs you pay your dry-cleaner for
  • Got a great pair of jeans that need shortening? Learn our sneaky jean trick and retain the original look of the hem

Cost: £40 per 3 hour session
Time: Selected Weekends at 10.30 am or 2.30 (see booking box below) and selected evenings at 6.30 pm
Materials required: You bring the projects, we’ll supply haberdashery, tools and pattern paper etc
Refreshments: Unlimited tea, coffee and biscuits provided.


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“Thanks for the session, I learnt a lot and it’s made me feel comfortable doing little mending jobs.” -Annie

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