Upcoming Courses

Pockets Galore!! Plan, Make & Add Pockets to Things!!!

THE DATE OF THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CHANGED. THIS IS THE CORRECT DATE, PLEASE IGNORE ANY OTHER DATE YOU MAY HAVE SEEN ELSEWHERE. THANK YOU.   I have decided that this years mission is to add pockets to everything I make at the workshop!! And I’ve also decided to spread the pocket love around!! On […]

June/July Beginners Sewing Course- Weds Eve

THE DATE FOR THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CHANGED. THIS IS THE CORRECT DATE. IF YOU HAVE SEEN ANY OTHER DATES ADVERTISED ELSEWHERE PLEASE IGNORE. THANKS. Our 4 week Beginners Sewing course is ideal to get you started. We can teach you all the basics including an understanding of your sewing machine, accurate stitching and basic […]

Upcycling Course – Make a Skirt from Men’s Ties

WE ARE NO LONGER TAKING BOOKINGS FOR THIS COURSE. THE NEXT ONE WILL RUN IN THE AUTUMN. Please keep an eye on the website or Facebook page for the details & listing. We’ve been making and selling these skirts at the workshop for a few years, and occasionally, very occasionally, we offer you the chance […]

Saturday Sewing Techniques Course – February

Already got to grips with how your sewing machine works? Made a few simple things and want to do a bit more? Itching to get on but just feel your knowledge isn’t quite upto it? Read on…….. Come along to our Saturday course and learn how to do a few basic sewing and dressmaking techniques […]


Pfaff 261 Semi Industrial Sewing machine for sale.

We currently have a rather fabulous machine for sale at the workshop. It's a Pfaff 261, fully serviced, in an industrial table but with a half speed motor, this means you get a lot of power and a good sewing speed but not silly speeds! It's very controllable, does over 50 stitches and sews through [...]

Sewing Bee giving you the sewing bug?

We run a wide range of courses here at cheeky sew and sew, from beginners sewing classes to teach you to get to grips with your machine, to dressmaking, upcycling, rag rugging and make and takes. We have courses listed that are running for the next month or 2 but just get in touch to […]

Upcycling Update – Inner Tubes & Tie Skirts!!

We’ve been busy bees at the workshop with our upcycling of late. We started making and selling upcycled inner tube belts last summer at the workshop, and at markets over Christmas, and now we are adding them to our etsy shop as well.  Upcycled inner tubes are a fantastic material, it’s soft and strong yet […]

Frister Rossman 502 Sewing Machine for sale.

We currently have a sewing  machine for sale at the workshop, a fully serviced, metal bodied machine. It does all this:  5 stitches including buttonhole, drop feed dogs, adjustable presser foot tension  free arm extension table. Comes in a plastic hard bodied case and has a sturdy foot pedal. Fully serviced last week. £75.   […]

About us

Cheeky sew and sew is a sewing workshop based in the Pennine town of Todmorden, West Yorkshire.

We offer a wide range of sewing and textile related courses and one to one tuition. You can bring your own machine to learn on or use one of ours, it’s all included. You can choose from 4 week courses such as Absolute Beginners Sewing on a Wednesday evening. Or our 6 week Beginners Dressmaking is proving to be popular as well as comprehensive, on a Thursday evening.

If you would like to just come in for one day then our Saturday stand alone courses aim to teach you to make something in a day, or offer to enlarge your sewing skills in a couple of hours! Courses include Altering & Repairing Clothes, Sewing Techniques, Upcycling Courses, Soft Furnishings, Dressmaking Techniques, Saturday Make & Takes.

Find us

2 Dale Street, Todmorden, OL14 5PX

Opening hours 

Mon-Tues: Private bookings only | Wed-Thurs: By appointments only
Fri: 10 until 5.30pm | Sat: 10 until 4pm|  Sun: Closed

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