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  • Beginner Curtain and Blind Making

    Save yourself a fortune and take windows into your own hands and learn the ins and outs of curtain and blind making at Ministry of Craft.

    Date & Time: Sat 11 July 2020, 12.30-17.00
    SKU: HCurtain200711
    Avaible: 6
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £65.00

  • Introduction to Calligraphy at MCDC

    We have a calligraphy workshop where you will learn the basic principles of both traditional and modern techniques while experimenting with a variety of handwritten lettering styles.

    Date & Time: Sat 25 July 2020, 10.00-12.30
    SKU: PCallig200725
    Avaible: 2
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Manchester Craft and Design Centre

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    £45.50

  • Clone your Closet at MCDC

    You know THAT item in your wardrobe? It’s your wear-it-every-day, so-blimmin-comfortable, wish-I’d-bought-three absolute favourite. But it has seen better days and you’re feeling anxious about its inevitable demise. Well now you can clone that clothing!

    Date & Time: Sat 25 July 2020, 13.15-17.15
    SKU: Clone200725
    Avaible: 6
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Manchester Craft and Design Centre

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    £49.50

  • Modern Resin Jewellery

    Put a totally new twist on tiny keepsakes, shiny trinkets and make mini works of modern art by preserving them forever in gorgeously modern hand crafted pieces of resin jewellery.

    Date & Time: Sun 26 July & 2 Aug 2020, 14.30-16.30
    SKU: JResin200726
    Avaible: 10
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Cass Art Manchester

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    £55.00

  • Screen Printing

    £42.50

    Screen Printing

    Always fancied a go at screen-printing but never knew where to start? Or stuck for a gift idea for the special person in your life? You will design your print, turn it into a stencil and then print your unique design on to fabric.

    Date & Time: Sat 1 Aug 2020, 10.15-13.15
    SKU: PScreen200801
    Avaible: 2
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Manchester Craft and Design Centre

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    £42.50

  • Linocut Printing at MCDC

    ​Short, sweet and simple printing techniques don’t come much better than linocut printing.

    Date & Time: Sat 1 Aug 2020, 14.00-17.00
    SKU: PLino200801
    Avaible: 6
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Manchester Craft and Design Centre

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    £39.50

  • Sew your own Wiggle Dress

    Free your inner bombshell and sew this seriously sexy wiggle dress to flatter your womanly curves. Choose to make either a sleeveless shift-style dress or one with a flattering mid-length sleeve and make the ultimate dress to flatter your figure.

    Date & Time: Sat 1 Aug 2020, 9.15-17.00
    SKU: Dwiggle200801
    Avaible: 1
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £87.50

  • Sew your own Fit and Flare Dress

    The cutest dress on the block. Our Fit & Flare dress could be sewn up in retro cotton as a sweet and wearable day dress, or made from something special to become a fiercely flirty occasion dress.

    Date & Time: Sat 1 Aug 2020, 9.15-17.00
    SKU: Dfitnflare200801
    Avaible: 1
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £87.50

  • Sew your own Stretch Batwing Top

    ​Holy pins and needles, Batman! Become your own sewing superhero and overcome the fear of working with that troublesome stretchy fabric.

    Date & Time: Sat 1 Aug 2020, 12.30-17.00
    SKU: Dbatwing200801
    Avaible: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £47.50

  • Sew your own Tunic Dress or Top

    Wardrobe staples have a special place in every girl’s heart, but what about making one for yourself. This fashion focused tunic dress, with a flattering boat neck, is the perfect everyday wear.

    Date & Time: Sat 1 Aug 2020, 10.30-17.00
    SKU: Dtunic200801
    Avaible: 3
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £67.50

From the blog

SEWING WITH SLIPPERY FABRICS

What have I been sewing lately? This was a garment I cloned and originally made in a Liberty cotton print (see previous Blog post), but I also wanted to recreate it in a fabric similar to the original garment to achieve the same look and drape. I chose a polyester satin fabric from our online shop, it was however, much more tricky to work with.

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