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    Dressmaking in a Day

    If you have never used a sewing pattern or made a garment before but are ready to venture into the wonderful world of dressmaking, then this is the workshop for you!

    Date & time: Sat 2 July 2022, 9.00-17.00
    Product code: Dday220702
    Places available: 0
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £87.50

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    Develop your Sewing Skills Course

    Ready to take your sewing to the next level? Join us for this 3-week course, designed to build your portfolio of sewing skills and give you the confidence to tackle any sewing project.

    Date & time: Wed 13, 20 & 27 July 2022, 18.30-21.00
    Product code: AStepdev220713
    Places available: 0
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £75.00

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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: Sat 16 July 2022, 14.00-16.30
    Product code: AOverlock220716
    Places available: 2
    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 23 July, 2022, 10.30-16.30
    Product code: Embmach220723
    Places available: 5
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £70.00

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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: Sun 7 Aug 2022, 9.00-17.00
    Product code: Dfitnflare220807
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £87.50

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    Sew your own A-line or Pencil Skirt

    If you’re raring to take your first steps into dressmaking, join us in making either an A-line or pencil skirt in just one day and leave with a super stylish end result.

    Date & time: Sun 7 Aug 2022, 10.30-17.00
    Product code: DApencil220807
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £75.00

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    Sew your own Tunic Dress or Top

    Wardrobe staples have a special place in every girl’s heart, but what about making one for yourself. This fashion focused tunic dress, with a flattering boat neck, is the perfect everyday wear.

    Date & time: Sun 7 Aug 2022, 10.30-17.00
    Product code: Dtunic220807
    Places available: 1
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £75.00

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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: Sun 7 Aug 2022, 9.00-17.00
    Product code: Dwiggle220807
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £87.50

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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: Sat 20 Aug 2022, 10.00-15.30
    Product code: Cbodice220820
    Places available: 5
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £65.00

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New Dressmaking Workshops

I’ve been working on some new dressmaking workshops to add to our programme and after feedback from our lovely customers, I started with a wrap dress and trouser suit as they were the most requested.

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