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Sewing for beginners

Sewing for beginners

Duration: 3 hours (10.30am-1.30pm)

Price: £45

Book with: Karen Huggins
at fabulicious Sewing Divas

Unit 4, Studio 36 Harrington Way
Warspite Road
Woolwich, London
London
SE18 5NR

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About the Course

If you have never sewn or used a sewing machine before and really want to learn or just give it a go, then this short, 1-day course is specially designed for you!

Learn how to set up the sewing machine, use its functions and practice sewing to build up confidence. You will also learn about the various feet and attachments and all the creative things you can do with your sewing machine.​

This is a beginner’s class so if you have no sewing experience at all don’t worry as this is what we are here to teach you.

On this course you will:
* Learn how to set up and thread a sewing machine
* Basic trouble shooting of the sewing machine
* Sew in a straight line keeping within the seam allowance
* Learn how to zig-zag to neaten raw fabric edges
* Learn about various machine feet and what else a sewing
machine can do

You will need to bring:
We will provide you with fabric and materials so you don’t need to bring anything with you. But feel free to bring your own sewing kit if you wish. You can also bring your own sewing machine to practice on. (Machines must be less than 3 years old and in good working condition, some machines will not be allowed to be used in the workroom if deemed unsafe)

Class length: 3 hours

Spaces are limited so please get in touch via the contact form above.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

You will also be introduced to the over locker and will use this in your class.
You will not need to bring anything with you except youself and a willingness to learn.
You can bring your own sewing kit if you wish, but all will be provided.


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Course Start Dates

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.


  • Accessible by public transport
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for beginners