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Soft furnishings (cushions, blinds & curtains) courses

Learn to make curtains, blinds and cushion covers at soft furnishing classes and workshops taught all across the UK. Enjoyable and useful courses that teach you the skills to make your home beautiful. Would you like to learn how to make all your own soft furnishings? Come and join a course, workshop or group and be inspired by an expert teacher who will share their skill with you.

£59
Greater Manchester - Next course on 1st June 2019
Make your own scatter cushion in the surroundings of the inspiring Edwardian cotton mill. Learn how to sew the cushion with me, including adding a zip and button detail. Choose a feather filled or fibre insert. All fabrics included, choose from patterns and plains. Take home your scatter cushion to put in pride of place in your home. Approx. size 44cm square
£68
Cumbria - Next course on 13th June 2019
Shibori is the wonderful Japanese art of indigo resist dyeing. In this hands-on workshop you will learn the basics of Shibori inspired folding, binding, clamping and stitching techniques. Dipped in indigo, you will create your own stunning patterns on fabric that you can use to make your own unique summer cushion covers. The dye process is simple yet exciting and you’ll be amazed at the range of patterns that are unfolded and revealed. Experiment with...
£225
Greater Manchester - Next course on 24th May 2019
Learn to upholster a beautiful footstool on a two day course in Stockport. BBC 1 Money for Nothing Upholsterer Simion Hawtin-Smith is now offering courses. Designed in the Reloved workshop, courses will teach students traditional and modern upholstery skills, paint techniques, and much more. Based at Reloved Works in Bredbury Greater Manchester studio, classes will be small and friendly. Students will have plenty of time with Simion, helping them to gain valuable knowledge to begin...
£325
Greater Manchester
The ottoman, a large footstool can also double up as a coffee table. Students on the course will learn traditional and modern upholstery skills, including slip stitching and making the buttons. Paint techniques are also taught using Reloved vintage paints.
£12
West Yorkshire
Sewing classes in Kippax, near Leeds. All classes are taught one-to-one! All classes are tailored to my students and can be flexible. If there's something you want to make, let me know and I'll organise a class around it!
£15
Hampshire
Beginners sewing Workshops Every 2nd Saturday of the month. Bring your own sewing machine {we can loan at additional cost] Contact us for material required as sometimes we need you to cut out the fabric to save on time Pupils can pop in on any lesson Each month we have a 2 hour project all designed for beginners we try to learn new techniques each month please contact me on the details above. We are...
£15
Hampshire
Sew Together Romsey offers two classes for those that want support with their own sewing projects. They are held on a Wednesday, one in the day and the other held fortnightly, in the evening. Qualified textiles teacher with 35 years + experience. What can I hope to learn? That is really up to each individual but these are some of the areas that can be offered: Understanding a commercial dressmaking pattern Dressmaking pattern alteration Simple...
£20
Nottinghamshire - Next course on 25th May 2019
A workshop to weave your own braid, using simple and portable equipment. Weaving braids and bands is a northern European tradition, and it's something that links in to many other traditions around the world. Once the basics are understood, you can go on to weave with different colours, patterns and yarns. It's a great skill! On this workshop you'll learn: - how to weave braids/bands using simple equipment (loom/heddle and shuttle) - how to start...
£20.50
East Sussex
Weekly 'sew whatever you want' Stitch classes with Sew In Brighton sewing school. Central Hove classroom on Church Road. Weekly mornings: Tues and Thurs 10am-12.30pm Friday 11-1.30pm Weekly evenings: Mon, Wed & Thurs 7-9.30pm Most weekends Sat or Sun - see website for exact dates and times Block book to save money, then choose your own dates, not necessarily consecutive. Get expert support on your choice of sewing project; cover the content of most other...
£25
Nottinghamshire
Create your own rag wreath. Perfect for brightening up any room. We have such a wide variety / colour of fabrics available to choose from, there is literally something for everyone. We will be creating a wreath with a foam base.