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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 […]

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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 [...]

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 […]

February Beginners Sewing Course – Weds evenings.

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 problem solving (or avoiding!) . The course runs on a Wednesday evening most months, running from 6.30-8.30pm and lasts for 4 weeks. We will cover: […]

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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 […]

Saturday Beginners Sewing Course – January.

Our Saturday 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 problem solving (or avoiding!) . The course also runs on a Wednesday evening most months if you’d prefer that, but we are adding a couple of […]

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 […]

June Absolute Beginners Sewing. 4 Week Course. THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL. WE ARE RUNNING AN ALTERNATIVE COURSE ON A TUESDAY EVENING 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 problem solving (or avoiding!) . The course runs each month on […]

Mums & Daughters (and Dads and Sons) Beginners Sewing Course.

We’ve had a few mum and daughter teams on our beginners sewing courses of late, and I’m glad to see that sewing seems to be gaining in popularity with younger people. With this in mind we are offering a dedicated beginners course for parents and children to come and learn all about your sewing machine […]

Upcoming Courses

  1. Sewing Techniques. Weds Eve Course in January

    January 5, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - January 26, 2022 @ 8:30 pm
  2. Upcycling & Refashioning Course. Thursday Evenings

    January 6, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - February 10, 2022 @ 8:30 pm
  3. February Beginners Sewing. Weds Evening

    February 2, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - February 23, 2022 @ 8:30 pm