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    Introduction to Bodice Fitting

    Do you have a classic hourglass figure? Are you the same dress size in every shop? Nope, nor us.

    Date & time: Sun 7 Nov 2021, 10.00-15.30
    Product code: Cbodice211107
    Places available: 0
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £65.00

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    Introduction to Dressmaking

    If you have never used a sewing pattern or made a garment before, then this is the workshop for you!

    Date & time: Wed 10, 17 & 24 Nov 2021, 18.30-21.00
    Product code: Dsdress211110
    Places available: 0
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £87.50

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    Sewing Patterns Decoded

    Now you’re confident on your sewing machine, it’s time to tackle sewing patterns head on…

    Date & time: Sat 13 Nov 2021, 9.00-11.00
    Product code: CPattern211113
    Places available: 3
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £25.00

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    Dressmaking in a Day

    If you have never used a sewing pattern or made a garment before but are ready to venture into the wonderful world of dressmaking, then this is the workshop for you!

    Date & time: Sat 13 Nov 2021, 9.00-17.00
    Product code: Dday211113
    Places available: 1
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £87.50

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    Sew your own Knickers

    Don’t let your underwear let you down – simply sew your own knickers! Bring your knicker drawer to life with these fantastic briefs, the ideal project to perfect your sewing and overlocking skills.

    Date & time: Thur 18 Nov 2021, 18.30-21.00
    Product code: Dknicker211118
    Places available: 4
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £30.00

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    Introduction to Trouser Fitting

    We all know how good it feels when you find that perfect fitting pair of trousers - but how about creating your own personal pattern block that can be adapted to create a limitless range of your own well-fitting designer trousers.

    Date & time: Fri 19 Nov 2021, 10.00-14.30
    Product code: Ctrouser211119
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £50.00

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    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 20 Nov 2021, 10.30-17.00
    Product code: Dtunic211120
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £75.00

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    Sew your own A-line or Pencil Skirt

    If you’re raring to take your first steps into dressmaking, join us in making either an A-line or pencil skirt in just one day and leave with a super stylish end result.

    Date & time: Sat 20 Nov 2021, 10.30-17.00
    Product code: DApencil211120
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £75.00

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    Knitted Wire Beaded Jewellery

    So you can cast on and off and create a knit stitch, but which exciting project do you pick next? Here’s one we challenge you to resist – a gorgeous knitted wire bracelet with sparkly beads, perfect for a night on the tiles.

    Date & time: Sat 20 Nov 2021, 12.30-15.30
    Product code: JWire211120
    Places available: 8
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Oppidan Social

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    £40.00

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    Sew your own Kimono Jacket

    Super quick to make, a Kimono style jacket is a perfect garment for summer layering or a swish night out.

    Date & time: Sat 20 Nov 2021, 12.00-17.00
    Product code: Dkimjaq211120
    Places available: 4
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £60.00

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