Get Savvy with Zips! If you avoid making garments with zips because you're just a little bit scared of them, or you just can't get them to work for you, or even if you just want a refresher and a few professional tips, then this is the workshop for you. You will learn how to: Sew a concealed zip and neaten it off with a facing. How to adapt the pattern and insert a lapped zip (the traditional skirt zip) And even how to insert a zipped fly quickly and professionally. You'll be working on sample sized pieces but all the notes and handouts will be yours to take home and use to help you improve your sewing at home too.

What's included in the price?

All materials zips and equipment will be provided as well as plenty of tea, coffee and cake to keep you sewing.


Cancellation policy

Medium - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts



Sew Me Something

with Craft Courses since 2019

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Sew Me Something is a place where people who have always wondered about sewing & creating things... people who were put off sewing at school but still have an old machine tucked away somewhere... people who love sewing but are stuck for ideas or inspiration... They can get together; chat, share ideas & learn new skills over a cup of tea & a piece of homemade cake. We have our own range of Sewing Patterns, Workshops, Courses & Retreats.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for beginners
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Unit 3B, Grove Business Park, Atherstone On Stour, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 8DX