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Sew and Repair Classes

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Linktown Church, Kirkcaldy

Nicol Street

Kirkcaldy

KY1 1TJ

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Would you like to be able to repair, alter or revamp your clothes? We have a new programme of classes to help you learn basic hand and machine sewing skills. Our sewing experts, Claire and Gabbi will also help you practise your skills, repair clothing and get you started with customising and upcycling clothes. The classes are suitable for beginners starting out with sewing, or those looking to refresh their skills. Tools and equipment will be supplied.

The programme includes 6 classes and will run on Wednesdays, 6.30pm - 8.30pm at Linktown Church, Nicol Street, Kirkcaldy.


Class 1: Basic Hand Sewing Skills - Wednesday 6th September,

Learn different stitches, how and when to use them, and practise on something you can take away. Our sewing experts will also advise you on what equipment you need to start your own basic sewing kit.

Class 2: Basic Machine Sewing Skills - Wednesday 13th September

Bring along your machine and learn how to you use it, try basic stitches and learn how and when to use them, and practise on something to take away. You can also come along if you don’t own a machine as we have spares to practise on.

Class 3: Clothes Repairs – Hems and Shortening - Wednesday 20th September

Our sewing experts will teach you the skills to make these simple alterations so you can reuse your favourite clothes for longer. Bring along an item of clothing to practise on.

Class 4: Clothes Repair – Rips and Tears - Wednesday 27th September

Our sewing experts will teach you the skills to repair these issues, so you can reuse your favourite clothes for longer. Bring along an item of clothing to practise on.

Classes 5 and 6: Upcycling and Customising Clothes - Wednesdays 4th and 11th October

Sewing experts Claire and Gabbi will give you tips and advise on upcycling clothes and teach you skills to customise so you can reuse your favourite clothes and turn them into something new and unique. Bring an item of clothing along to practise on.

Booking is required as spaces are limited. For more information, please contact us on 01592 858458, email info@greenerkirkcaldy.org.uk or drop into our High Street Hub at 254a High Street Kirkcaldy, Wednesday to Saturday 10am – 4pm.

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