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 Workshop Information

Come and join us for one of our fabulous workshops...

From beginners to advanced, hand stitching to machine stitching, there’s something for everyone!

Workshops are bookable instore or via Eventbrite.

WORKSHOPS:
Everything you need for each workshop is provided...

Simply arrive full of enthusiasm and we’ll supply the rest...Upon arrival, you’ll make your choice from our fantastic selection of materials - this is often the hardest part for some people - there are just so many to choose from!

 

Soft drinks, tea and coffee and will be served before we dive into the plan for the evening.

Full tuition will be given throughout...and more tea...Skills covered in each workshop will allow you to recreate your project again in your own time.

 

Click on the link below for our selection of fabric, sewing and craft workshops.

 

See below for important workshop details.

PARTIES:
Our parties are very popular, so book in quickly...

Whether you’re 5 or 95 we can tailor a party to suit you...

  • Birthday Parties 

  • Hen Parties & Stag Dos

  • Baby Showers

  • ...or just because

  • From cushions to skirts, bunting to bags we are very happy to create a custom party package just for you. Choose from the list below or if you have another idea in mind let us know and we will see what we can do. Prices start from £17 per person.

 

Cushions - tote bags - skirts -bunting - make up bags - pencil cases - purses - capes 

Why not send us a message?

1-1 SESSIONS:
We can organise 1-to-1 sessions for all ages and abilities...

If a group workshop doesn't suit you then our 1-to-1 sessions could be more your cup of tea. We can cover basic sewing skills or get straight into making specific items such as skirts, tops, fabric animals or bags for both children and adults.

Sessions last between 1 & 2 hours depending on your project. Full tuition will be

given throughout so it doesn't matter how much or how little you currently know. 

Get in touch with what you want to learn - we are super flexible and can normally make a plan around whatever it is that  you want to do, even if its not something thats on our current workshop list.

Such a beautiful shop and really lovely helpful staff, I’m really looking forward to taking up a sewing workshop soon, many thanks 😊

William

 

workshop information

 timings
  • Please arrive for a prompt start.

  • Most workshops and parties last around 2 hours.

  • Feel free to bring cake, snacks and drinks for a mid-way break; experience suggests this is a good idea..

parking
  • Out of hours parking is available in front of the shop.

  • Daytime parking is available for 1 hour outside of the shop - the surrounding roads have no parking restrictions (see roadside signs for more information).

  • Most workshops will last around 2 hours - please bear this in mind when parking.

  • Unlimited parking is available behind Bitterne Park Social Club which is a 5 minute walk from the shop.

  • Our address and map are located here...

helpful tips
  • There is no need to bring your own tools to our workshops - all equipment you need will be provided*, (except a sewing machine, you will need to bring your own).

  • Arrive with enthusiasm and leave with a handmade project, confidence, new skills, new friends and full to the brim with inspiration...

  • Refreshments are provided throughout.

*Please note, if you need to bring anything for a workshop we will be in touch!  

(except a sewing machine, you will need to bring your own)