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Cushions & Trimmings Workshop
6th May 2018 @ 09:30 - 17:00
One event on 22nd June 2018 at 09:30
One event on 1st July 2018 at 09:30
Everybody loves cushions, but often not the prices of them!
Here is your chance to learn everything you need to know to make them affordable and exactly to your design. You will be learning about Zips/buttonholes and making your own patterns and inserting trimmings.
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.
What you learn:
- Measuring and making patterns (we give you patterns but explain the how to’s)
- Insertion of a standard zip/ Using different types of zipper feet
- Automatic buttonholes
- Insertion of piped trimmings (Bias corded trimming)
- 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 for ref.
We Provide: All materials a cushion pad and factsheets to takeaway
Cost: £65 (Bring lunch we provide drinks)
Call to book 0203 326 1160