£40

Beginners Sewing Workshop: Make a zipper pouch from vintage fabric

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Learn how to make a zipper pouch in an afternoon. Using vintage fabrics from Olive Road London.

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Bags are one of the most practical and enjoyable items to make. Learn to make one for yourself then replicate for all your friends! This is an introductory workshop for beginner and intermediate sewers. The workshop combines the key elements of following a pattern and using a sewing machine. It is pitched at beginners and those who want to improve their sewing skills.

£40 for half a day. Included in the price:

  • Reusable pattern (designed by Sarah Richards)
  • Half a metre of vintage / reclaimed fabric (choose from a wide selection on the day)
  • All thread and trims required
  • Use of basic sewing kit and equipment
  • Small class of 4 people
  • Lots of sewing hacks, tea, coffee and cake!

During the class you will learn:

  • How to read and follow a simple pattern
  • How to prepare the fabric ready for cutting
  • How to set up your sewing machine and prepare the threads
  • How to stitch straight lines, pivot and adjust stitch types
  • How to hand finish linings
  • Insert a zip

You will take home a finished bag made from vintage fabric

I'm teaching how to make a tote bag in the morning - see my other events for details

Click here to read about me and my sewing journey

Cancellation Policy: Refunds are given in full if cancellation is sent via email 14 days prior to the workshop. No refunds for cancellations within 14 days of the class. I will try my best to resell your place. If successful, I will issue you with a refund after deducting advertising costs (up to £10). No refunds for no shows. Email address: Sarah@oliveroad.london.

Suitable for adults over 18. Children aged 14 to 17 need to be accompanied and supervised by a paying adult (i.e. 1 adult and 1 child pay for and take 2 of the 4 places). Not suitable for children under the age of 14.

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