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Sewing Skills for Beginners: Christmas Craft

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Bournemouth Sewing Machines

5 Southbourne Grove

Bournemouth

BH6 3QS

United Kingdom

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Who is this class for:

This two week course is for beginners who would like to learn some sewing skills and make Christmas themed decorative products. Using a variety of techniques and fabrics come and create Christmas decorations or bunting and improve your sewing skills at the same time! Class size is small so you will get plenty of support to start your sewing journey.

During this workshop you will learn:

The skills and techniques you will learn will depend on your skill level and what you would like to make. Some of the skills you may learn include:

  • How to thread a sewing machine
  • How to wind and install a bobbin
  • How to create an seam and turn corners
  • How to create an appliqué design with Bondaweb
  • How to select stitch types and direct your stitches
  • How to slip stitch
  • Patchwork techniques
  • working with decorative stitches, threads & trimmings
  • free machine embroidery techniques

Materials & Equipment:

I will have some ideas and resources available for you to make on during the course and will supply a range of Christmas prints and coordinating fabrics and trimmings for you to use for small makes and for decoration. Threads and Bondaweb and everything you will need to complete your Christmas product will also be available on the day.

For larger scale projects such as bunting, stockings and sacks you will need to bring your base fabrics.

For bunting you will need a variety of fabrics. 25cms strips of 3 or 4 Designs will create a good string of bunting.

For stocking and sacks you will need between 50cms-1mt of fabric depending on size required. Please contact me if you need further help with fabric requirements.

Sewing machines are available, however, if you would prefer to get to know your own sewing machine a little better please feel free to bring your own As long as it is in good working order.


Contact me at nellybeadesigns@gmail.com with any queries or questions

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Bournemouth Sewing Machines

5 Southbourne Grove

Bournemouth

BH6 3QS

United Kingdom

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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