Sewing retreat in Cornwall (dressmaking)
Sewing retreat in Cornwall (dressmaking)

28th Sept – 1st Oct 2018


Pay the whole amount up front , and get 10% off the total cost (Pay £405 instead of £450). The discount will be applied automatically.
Please email us if you have any further queries. For bookings with your partner, or a friend, who doesnt wish to do workshops please do contact us.


Sewing lesson: we will make an item of clothing of your choice (or more if you manage in a given time). I will provide you with the list of patterns to choose from to ensure the workshop is manageable (you will have choice of skirt, trousers or simple dress that you can adapt to suit you).  If you wish to make children’s clothes or men’s clothing please get in touch to discuss.


3 nights accommodation (Friday – Monday)

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

Saturday: Breakfast, Lunch + sewing workshop

Sunday: Breakfast, Lunch and Free evening + sewing workshop

Monday: Your departure


2 Full days of sewing tuition (including some materials). These workshops are suitable for complete beginners and for intermediate level and will start 10am and finish around 4pm on both days (Saturday and Sunday)

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

Not included:

  • your travel
  • sewing machine (can be provided if necessary, but we have only 2 available machines and its best to learn on your own. Please let us know before booking that you need the machine – first come, first served)
  • food on Friday and evening meals
  • material if you wish to make something specific for yourself



Friday: arrival; anytime that suits you.

Saturday: we meet for breakfast at 9am (thats when I bring it all fresh) and we start at 10am. Finish around 4pm.

Sunday: You have breakfast without me and we 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 should be paid before the end of July to secure the 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. You can book online or email and we sort out the invoice and payment by BACS.

Note for locals: You can join us for both days without accommodation and dinner. You just need to get 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£405.00 Select options