May Half Term (Tuesday 31st May - Friday 3rd June)
We are going patchwork crazy this May half term. Join us throughout the week to make a crazy patchwork cushion, tote bag or hanging hearts. Our usual children's sewing activities (purse, pencilcase, cushion, bag,bunting, toys etc) will also be available. Spaces are limited, to avoid disappointment please book in advance. Prices from £8.00 per activity.
Brand New Knitted Socks Workshop
Join in with the latest trend and make yourself a pair of knitted socks. Using Opal sock wool, Knit Pro Symfonie needles and the help from the lovely Di at Knitting Pretty, Knaresborough this 3 week course is perfect for keen knitters. Course dates are Monday 9th, 16th and 23rd May - 6.30pm-8.30pm - £45.
To book call 01423 522229.
Brand New Workshops
Take a look at our Workshop pages for brand new classes starting from May 2016 for the summer months.
I am happy to announce we have a new crochet tutor joining us from May. Nicola Green from especially4ewe (follow her on Facebook) will be teaching Beginner, Improver and one-off themed classes. To see course details visit our workshop pages.
A brand new crochet club will be starting on Thursday 16th June - 6.30pm-8.30pm. Bring along a project, meet new people, share ideas and ask for advice.
Saturday Morning Children's Sewing Club - New dates and Projects Announced
Every Saturday 10am-11.30am. £12.50 per session. Spaces are limited, please book your child's place in advance.
Saturday 30th April - Patchwork Quilt - Week 1
Saturday 7th May - Patchwork Quilt - Week 1
Saturday 14th May - Patchwork Quilt - Week 2
Saturday 21st May - Patchwork Quilt - Week 2
Saturday 28th May - Vest Top
Saturday 4th June - Vest Top
Saturday - 11th June - Russian Dolls
Saturday 18th June - Russian Dolls
Saturday 25th June - Drawstring Skirt
Saturday 2nd July - Drawstring Skirt
Do you know anyone getting a sewing machine from Santa? If so why not treat them to one of our gift vouchers for a private lesson, group workshop or kid’s club session. Prices start from £12.50.
Working with Schools
I am happy to announce I have teamed up with a number of local Schools in the Harrogate area to teach an after school sewing club. Projects include patchwork cushions, purses, bags and pencil cases. The feedback has been fantastic from students and parents.
If you have a connection with a local School and would be interested in me visiting to teach either a one off workshop or a series of after school clubs then please get in touch.
Take a look at our brand new programme of workshops on our workshop page.
As well as our popular machine appliqué, patchwork quilt and crochet courses we have introduced classes to make a patchwork blocks, bag for life, curtains and a fun taster evening exploring 3 sewing techniques.
To book call 01423 522229 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Childen's Sewing Group Sessions
Does your child and their friends have a keen interest in sewing? Do they want to learn some basic skills that will help them make lovely bags, cushions, bunting, purses.
We provide 1 - 2 hour group sewing clubs for 3 - 6 children. For more details and pricing please get in touch.
Are you a Brownie or Guide leader or do you organise a local craft group or WI?
Over the last year we have been invited to a number of local community groups to demonstrate quick, fun, cute projects which everyone can do, young or older! Each activity can be adapted to age, group size, theme, time, so please get in touch for a bespoke quote.
Local Handmade Products
We have teamed up with local businesses, sewers, crafters, artist; selling their beautiful handmade gifts. Come and have a look at their creations.
We are still on the look out for new quirky, one of a kind stock therefore if you have your own online shop on Etsy or Facebook and would like to partner wilth a Harrogate retailer please let us know.
We now offer our own commissions service. Whether you are getting married, expecting a new baby, re-decorating your house or would like a special gift we can personalise bunting, cushions, quilts, bags which your own colours and designs. Call or pop in for bespoke quote.