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.
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
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
Sewing retreat in Cornwall
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)
- 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
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’