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    Sew your own Wiggle Dress

    Free your inner bombshell and sew this seriously sexy wiggle dress to flatter your womanly curves. Choose to make either a sleeveless shift-style dress or one with a flattering mid-length sleeve and make the ultimate dress to flatter your figure.

    Date & time: Sat 16 Oct 2021, 9.15-17.00
    Product code: Dwiggle211016
    Places available: 3
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £87.50

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    Sew your own Fit and Flare Dress

    The cutest dress on the block. Our Fit & Flare dress could be sewn up in retro cotton as a sweet and wearable day dress, or made from something special to become a fiercely flirty occasion dress.

    Date & time: Sat 16 Oct 2021, 9.15-17.00
    Product code: Dfitnflare211016
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £87.50

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    Overlocking for Beginners

    If you are already friendly with your sewing machine and looking for a new technical challenge, don’t limit your sewing skills! Take things one step further and surprise yourself by unraveling the secrets behind sewing with an overlocker!

    Date & time: Sun 17 Oct 2021, 14.30-17.00
    Product code: AOverlock211017
    Places available: 0
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £40.00

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    Free Machine Embroidery & Appliqué

    What on earth is free machine embroidery you ask? Well it’s time to get creative rather than functional with a sewing machine and use your needle to draw!

    Date & time: Sat 30 Oct, 2021, 10.30-16.30
    Product code: Embmach211030
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £70.00

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    Overlocking for Beginners

    If you are already friendly with your sewing machine and looking for a new technical challenge, don’t limit your sewing skills! Take things one step further and surprise yourself by unraveling the secrets behind sewing with an overlocker!

    Date & time: Sun 31 Oct 2021, 10.00-12.30
    Product code: AOverlock211031
    Places available: 5
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £40.00

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    Clone your Closet at Oppidan Social

    You know THAT item in your wardrobe? It’s your wear-it-every-day, so-blimmin-comfortable, wish-I’d-bought-three absolute favourite. But it has seen better days and you’re feeling anxious about its inevitable demise. Well now you can clone that clothing!

    Date & time: Sun 31 Oct 2021, 13.00-17.00
    Product code: Clone211031
    Places available: 5
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Oppidan Social

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    £50.00

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    Introduction to Bodice Fitting

    Do you have a classic hourglass figure? Are you the same dress size in every shop? Nope, nor us.

    Date & time: Sun 7 Nov 2021, 10.00-15.30
    Product code: Cbodice211107
    Places available: 0
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £65.00

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    Introduction to Dressmaking

    If you have never used a sewing pattern or made a garment before, then this is the workshop for you!

    Date & time: Wed 10, 17 & 24 Nov 2021, 18.30-21.00
    Product code: Dsdress211110
    Places available: 3
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £87.50

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