The Sewing Room

Contact Name: Catherine Howie

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Address:
Studio 7
The Fold
Bransford
Worcestershire
WR6 5JB

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Sewing for the Terrified 2-day Intensive
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Sewing for the Terrified 2-day Intensive
In-person course
Worcestershire - Next course on 30th October 2021
£120
This intensive class runs over two full days. We start by taking you through the basic functions of a sewing machine and how it works. Classes are designed to give...
Fab Fitting - Measuring Up
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Fab Fitting - Measuring Up
In-person course
Worcestershire - Next course on 20th November 2021
£60
In this workshop we will be taking all the body measurements needed to ensure a better fit of tops, dresses and skirts before you cut out your fabric. Each student...
Getting to know your sewing machine
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Getting to know your sewing machine
In-person course
Worcestershire - Next course on 5th November 2021
£40
Is your sewing machine still in the box? Not entirely sure what all the dials are for? This morning class is designed to get you comfortable with its workings, taking...
How to do hems - basic alterations
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How to do hems - basic alterations
In-person course
Worcestershire - Next course on 2nd November 2021
£40
This new workshop is designed to give you the skills to undertake some everyday alterations. In this workshop we'll cover four different types of hem: • skirt/dress hems one straight...
How to Sewing Guide No.1 - Buying a Pattern
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How to Sewing Guide No.1 - Buying a Pattern
Online on-demand course
£6
A 14 page pdf Guide full of hints and tips on buying the right pattern: Contents: - prices for every budget - secondhand and vintage patterns - what to look...
How to Sewing Guide No.2 - Reading the Envelope
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How to Sewing Guide No.2 - Reading the Envelope
Online on-demand course
£6
A 14 page pdf How To Guide full of hints and tips to deciphering the envelope jargon Contents: - Clarifying the design - making sure its what you want -...
How To Sewing Guide No.3 - The Pattern Pieces
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How To Sewing Guide No.3 - The Pattern Pieces
Online on-demand course
£6
A 17 page pdf How To Guide full of hints and tips on sorting the relevant pattern pieces and size. Checking measurements and adjusting before cutting out. Contents: - Opening...
How to Sewing Guide No.4 - Getting a Better Fit
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How to Sewing Guide No.4 - Getting a Better Fit
Online on-demand course
£6
A 23 page pdf How To Guide full of hints and tips on taking measurements to help getter a better fit BEFORE cutting out your fabric. Contents: - What's in...
How to Sewing Guide No.5 - Choosing & Preparing Fabric
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How to Sewing Guide No.5 - Choosing & Preparing Fabric
Online on-demand course
£6
An 18 page pdf How To Guide full of hints and tips on preparing and choosing the right fabric for your garment. Contents - Which fabric? choosing the right one...
How to Sewing Guide No.6 - Laying Out Your Pattern
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How to Sewing Guide No.6 - Laying Out Your Pattern
Online on-demand course
£6
A 24 page pdf How to Guide full of hints and tips on how to lay out your pattern pieces on the fabric ready for cutting out. Contents: - The...
How to Sewing Guide No.7 - Essential Equipment & Cutting Technique
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How to Sewing Guide No.7 - Essential Equipment & Cutting Technique
Online on-demand course
£6
A 22 page pdf How To Guide full of hints and tips covering the essential equipment you'll need and guidance on developing a good cutting out technique. Contents: - Essential...
How to Sewing Guide No.8 - Construction Markings
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How to Sewing Guide No.8 - Construction Markings
Online on-demand course
£6
A 28 page pdf How To Guide full of hints and tips on identifying essential markings and transferring them to your fabric to ease the construction process. Contents: - Before...
Introduction to sewing stretch
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Introduction to sewing stretch
In-person course
Worcestershire - Next course on 19th November 2021
£50
Sewing with an overlocker (or serger) is very different to a conventional sewing machine. In this new workshop we'll take a look at the different stretch fabrics available, how to...
Understanding the pattern - getting started
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Understanding the pattern - getting started
In-person course
Worcestershire - Next course on 13th November 2021
£50
Classes for beginners - all the things you need to know before you sew! This workshop covers all the things no-one tells you, to ensure a happy outcome to your...
Zip intensive
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Zip intensive
In-person course
Worcestershire - Next course on 28th October 2021
£50
This morning workshop is just about zips… the different types, which to use where and taking the fear out of how to insert them. Easy to follow instructions give you...

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