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Cushions and Trimmings Improvers Workshop

19th October 2018 @ 10:00 - 17:00


Everybody loves cushions, but often not the prices of them. Here is your chance to learn everything you need to know in a one day workshop to make affordably and exactly to your design. You will learn about how to make your pattern and correctly inserting a Zip and piping to get a super professional look.

Skill Level:
Suitable for those who have some basic sewing experience and completed one of our introductory classes perfect as a follow on course that delivers some key skills that will serve you well in any dressmaking soft furnishing projects. Adventurous or Confident Beginner

What you learn:

  • Measuring and making patterns
  • Insertion of a standard zip/ explain about Using different types of zipper feet
  • Automatic buttonholes (if you prefer to make a button hole finish not a Zipper
  • Insertion of piped trimmings (Bias corded trimming) and how to Pom Pom!
  • Top tips to get a professional finish

What you make: A sample 45cm square cushion Cover with zip or buttonhole finish with a corded insertion and samples of other techniques for REF

We Provide:
All materials including a cushion pad (43cm Square) and factsheets

Call us to book 0203 326 1160 or online www.knowhowyou.co.uk


19th October 2018
10:00 - 17:00
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Beckenham Place Mansion
Beckenham Place Mansion
Beckenham, London BR3 1SY United Kingdom
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