• Making it easy, bring in your own dressmaking pattern and I will help you get started.
  • Workshop is suitable for beginners learning dressmaking too.
  • We have lots of easy tops and skirt patterns to choose from if you are not sure.
  • Dressmaking patterns will adjust to fit your body shape.
  • We look at the pattern pieces required, pinning and cutting out the fabric.
  • The meaning and importance of pattern markings and symbols.
  • How to follow the steps of the garment construction and begin to sew.
  • Refreshments of tea coffee and cake included.

Workshop Requirements

  • All fabrics included.
  • If you have a sewing kit please bring it along with you. You will need a sharp pair of scissors, pins and tape measure.
  • A basic knowledge of how to use a sewing machine is essential.
  • 20% off shop fabrics on the day.
  • If you require a sewing kit we have them available to purchase online too. They include Fiskars Scissors, pins, tape measure and threads.

Project Day Dressmaking 17th September

£40 ( 1.30 pm to 4.45pm )

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Following government guidelines our workshops are suspended due to the virus outbreak.

Booking and Cancellation Policy
Full payment is required when you book your workshop or sewing group place.

Deposits for parties are 30% of the total cost and full payment received 6 weeks before the event.
If you cancel your workshop I can offer a full refund six weeks before the class commences.

A refund of 50% can be given three weeks before the workshop date or I can move your place to the next available date.

We are unable to offer any refund within the last two weeks leading up to course date.
Sewing group places can be moved forward to the following week provided I have 5 days notice. This can only be carried forward once then your sewing place will need to be re booked.
Should I need to cancel a workshop due to unforeseen circumstances then your booking fee will be refunded.

Thank you Jean

Available fonts

Here are a selection of fonts to choose from, however we do have a few more should you not find what you are looking for.
Generally the size of text is 12mm on handkerchiefs.
On some font types with a flourish certain characters do appear larger.