Post Tagged with: "Dressmaking"

4 Week Clothing Alterations & Repairs – Jan. Thurs Eve

Quick fixes for clothes glitches!! A great course for those who have learnt the sewing basics and want to get on with working on their wardrobe. Do you find you need to have the same alterations done to your clothes on a  regular basis? Or are there clothes you  would like to restyle? Or maybe […]

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 […]

Simple Clothing Repairs and Alterations. Saturday Course.

If you feel like you’re in a fix with your clothes and you’d like to learn to fix them up then this is the course for you, a one day special in altering and repairing your wardrobe. The course covers: Using an unpicker (vital for quick unpicking). Taking clothes in – Bring a simple item […]

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 Beginners Dressmaking Course. March – April

Our comprehensive beginners dressmaking course but on a Saturday, suitable for anyone who can use a sewing machine to sew pretty much where they want to and has a yearning to make clothing! We’ll demystify the pattern envelope, instructions and pattern markings with you, teach you accurate sizing, measuring and cutting out, then get on […]

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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 […]

6 Week Beginners Dressmaking Course. November – December

Our comprehensive 6 week beginners dressmaking course, suitable for anyone who can use a sewing machine to sew pretty much where they want to and has a yearning to make clothing! We’ll demystify the pattern envelope, instructions and pattern markings with you, teach you accurate sizing, measuring and cutting out, then get on and make […]

Next Step Dressmaking – Make a Vintage Dress for Summer.

So you’ve made a garment or two and you’re feeling good about it all, maybe thinking that you’d like to try something a bit more advanced. Or possibly you’re a vintage enthusiast who does a bit of sewing and would love to make a vintage dress. Maybe you fancy a 50’s style fitted dress with a […]

Upcoming Courses

  1. January 4 Week Beginners Sewing Class – Weds eve.

    January 8 @ 6:30 pm - January 29 @ 8:30 pm
  2. 4 Week Clothing Alterations & Repairs – Jan. Thurs Eve

    January 16 @ 6:30 pm - January 30 @ 8:30 pm
  3. Beginners Dressmaking. Saturday 4 Week Course: Jan to Feb.

    January 25 @ 10:00 am - February 15 @ 1:00 pm
  4. Absolute Beginners Sewing Course – Feb – Weds Eve

    February 5 @ 6:30 pm - February 26 @ 8:30 pm