Modern Make Do and Mend! - Learn simple clothing alterations
Refashion your Wardrobe - Upcycle your clothes and transform your tired and ill fitting clothes
This session is suitable for stitchers that can already use a sewing machine and covers alteration and Upcycling techniques. If you’re not comfortable using a sewing machine, try our half day beginner class.
- Bring along a couple of garment that don't fit, need mending or that could do with a transformation. Our stitching guru will guide you through some clever tips and tricks.
- Includes short demos on common alterations including shortening/lengthening; taking in/letting out; adding darts/shaping
- Save money by learning how to do the jobs you pay your dry-cleaner for
- Got a great pair of jeans that need shortening? Learn our sneaky jean trick and retain the original look of the hem
You must be able to already use a sewing machine before attending this class. If Not then book onto our "Learn to sew- beginner class"
Unlimited tea, coffee and biscuits provided.
Selected Weekends at 10.30 am/2.30 pm(check calendar),selected eves at 6.30 pm
Cost - £42 per session
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The Thrifty Stitcher
Claire-Louise Hardie is the Sewing Producer to "The Great British Sewing Bee" and Author of "The Great British Sewing Bee- Fashion with Fabric" She's also a professional Costumier and Guest presenter on Create and Craft TV. We offer small sized, friendly sewing classes and courses in Stoke Newington North London.
Our mission is to de-mystify the art of sewing and clothes making, showing you just how easy and fun it can be. We offer a range of contemporary sewing classes, suitable for adults at all levels. Fitting is our passion, and we love to helping students make clothes that fit.
Come and be inspired at our lovely working studio, and leave with a passion for sewing