LEARN TO SEW: MAKE FRIENDS WITH A SEWING MACHINE (25 MARCH)
DATE: Saturday 25 March 2017
TIME: 10.30am - 1.15pm
TEACHER: Hannah Silvani of The New Craft House
PRICE: £55 (includes a goodie bag and celebratory drink)
WHO IS IT FOR?
This workshop is perfect for anyone who wants to start using a sewing machine for the first time, or who hasn’t sewn in a while and needs a refresher.
"Tops any previous class I've been to by miles... highly recommended" - Kate
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
- How to set up and thread a sewing machine
- Getting to grips with stitching – tips for straight lines, curves and corners
- Sew a simple scarf to tie around your head, neck or bag
- Tips on getting into sewing – easy project ideas, essential tools and how to choose a sewing machine
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING ALONG?
No need to bring anything with you, we’ll provide tools and sewing machines for you to use, plus fabric and thread to make your scarf. You’ll also get a goodie bag to take away with you, and at the end of the class we’ll toast your new sewing skills with a drink!
WHO IS THE TEACHER?
Hannah is half of the crafty duo over at The New Craft House. She has been sewing for 7 years and is on a mission to make an entirely handmade wardrobe. She tries to make long-lasting, quality items and escape the fast fashion craze that leads to a lot of wasted clothes. Hannah regularly teaching sewing and craft classes using The New Craft House's own craft kits, as well as one to one lessons. She has taught anything from bomber jackets to bras! She's got a lot of Tilly's patterns in regular wardrobe rotation, so is excited to teach other people how to make them. You can see what she is making at @newcrafthouse.
ANY OTHER QUESTIONS?
Venue: Tilly and the Buttons studio, Parkhall, 40 Martell Road, London SE21 8EN.
SIZES (Body measurements)
|1 (UK 6 / US 2 / EUR 34)||76cm (30in)||61cm (24in)||84cm (33in)|
|2 (UK 8 / US 4 / EUR 36)||81cm (32in)||66cm (26in)||89cm (35in)|
|3 (UK 10 / US 6 / EUR 38)||86.5cm (34in)||71cm (28in)||94cm (37in)|
|4 (UK 12 / US 8 / EUR 40)||91.5cm (36in)||76cm (30in)||99cm (39in)|
|5 (UK 14 / US 10 / EUR 42)||96.5cm (38in)||81cm (32in)||104cm (41in)|
|6 (UK 16 / US 12 / EUR 44)||101.5cm (40in)||86.5cm (34in)||109cm (43in)|
|7 (UK 18 / US 14 / EUR 46)||106.5cm (42in)||91.5cm (36in)||114cm (45in)|
|8 (UK 20 / US 16 / EUR 48)||112cm (44in)||96.5cm (38in)||119.5cm (47in)|
Orders by post
|To the UK:||To the rest of the world:|
|1 pattern or bag or buckles||£1||£4|
|2 patterns or bags||£1.50||£6.25|
|3 or more patterns or bags||£2||£7.75|
|1 book + 1-4 patterns or bags||£2.50||£8.50|
Receiving digital patterns
Digital patterns are PDF files delivered to your email instantly, ready for you to print at home (or at the office – ssshhh!) on A4 or US Letter paper.