In our spacious and bright workshop in Plymouth, Devon, you can learn to sew by having 1-2-1 or group sewing workshops. Beginners and novices are welcome age 8+ to adult. Training can be organized to suit your needs and skill.

We help beginners to learn sewing and people with previous experience to refresh sewing skills and gain lost confidence.
Choose from our extensive range of sewing workshops based in Plymouth, Devon.

Courses include curtain, cushion, Roman blind and dress making. Knitting, crochet and embroidery workshops are also available.

You don’t have a sewing machine yet? No worries, just book sewing machine hire when booking your sewing lessons online. Gift vouchers are perfect gift for sewing enthusiasts.

Want a sewing party? Sewing parties are now available and you can book anything from the drop down selection or email us with your requirements.

Learn how to sew your own clothes or soft furnishings with qualified sewing teacher Magdalena Mrvova.

If you do not find what you are looking for, please contact us to discuss your needs and we will try our best to accommodate your level of sewing ability.

1-2-1 sewing lesson
1-2-1 sewing lesson

This is 1 to 1 lesson tailored to your needs and level for sewing and pattern making. We advise to book at least 2 hours to ensure you have enough time to complete some project but you can book any … Read More

£30.00£160.00 Select options
Beginners sewing workshop
Beginners sewing workshop

  Level: Beginners This workshop is great for those who never used a sewing machine or want to refresh their skills or regain confidence. This workshop is recommended to do first before doing any other workshop if you don’t have … Read More

£45.00 Select options
Curtain making workshop
Curtain making workshop

Wednesday 10/2/2018    10am – 1pm This is a 3h workshop. You will learn how to make beautiful & professional curtains. You’ll be taught by making a small, pleated and lined sample curtain. You’ll learn all the tricks of the … Read More

£80.00 Select options
Cushion making workshop
Cushion making workshop

Wednesday 31/1/2018 10am-1pm (Plymouth) Level: Intermediate This is a 3h workshop. You’ll practice your sewing skills whilst making a piped cushion cover with the inserted zip. You can also opt for simple patchwork or applique and you can make buttoned … Read More

£60.00 Select options
Dressmaking for beginners
Dressmaking for beginners

Level: Beginners/Intermediate Bring your own pattern and material and make something for yourself or someone else (women, children or men). In this workshop you will learn everything you need to know to start making your own clothes. You will learn … Read More

£80.00 Select options
Gift vouchers for workshops
Gift vouchers for workshops

All gift vouchers can be only used towards sewing workshops, sewing courses and 1-2-1 lessons. Select (or type) the amount of the nominal value you wish your gift voucher to have in the box. Please email us the name and … Read More

£1.00£40.00 Select options
Roman blind making
Roman blind making

Wednesday 26/4/2017 10am-1pm Level: Intermediate This is a 3h workshop. In this workshop you will learn how to make beautiful & professional roman blinds. You’ll be taught by making a small version of a Roman blind. You’ll learn all the … Read More

£80.00 Select options
sewing machine hire
sewing machine hire

If you would like to book a workshop but don’t have a sewing machine, please add to your order the sewing machine hire. I have only limited amount of machines available per workshop. The machine can be only hired to … Read More

£6.00£10.00 Select options
Sewing retreat in Cornwall
Sewing retreat in Cornwall

Included:

3 nights accommodation (Friday – Monday)

Friday: your free day to allow you to settle in and to explore surroundings

Saturday: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Sunday: Breakfast, Lunch and Free evening

Monday: your departure

2 Full days of sewing tuition (including some materials) These workshops are suitable for complete beginners and for intermediate level.

(Accommodation has own kitchen so you can cook up your own meals on Friday or we can recommend you where to go nearby or organize a meal for you at extra cost)

 

Not included:

  • your travel
  • sewing machine (can be provided if necessary at extra £10)
  • food on Friday
  • patterns and material if you wish to make something specific for yourself

 

Program:

Friday: your arrival anytime that suits you. I meet you in the afternoon

Saturday: we meet after breakfast and start at 10am. Finish around 4pm.

Sunday: Start 10am – finish 4pm.

Monday: your departure

 

You can opt to pay in 2 installements. You pay first part at the time of booking and second part at least 4 weeks before the retreat takes place. Please select the correct option when booking at the bottom of the page. You will get an email reminder and bank details to pay the second part of booking.

Note for locals: You can join us for both days without accommodation and dinner. You just need to bring yourself to Looe and spend whole Saturday with us and come back Sunday for another whole day. (Lunch will be included on both days) Please select ‘workshop only’ when booking’

£220.00£575.00 Select options