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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: Sun 9 Jan 2022, 13.00-17.00
    Product code: Dkimjaq220109
    Places available: 2
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £60.00

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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 15 Jan 2022, 9.00-11.00
    Product code: CPattern220115
    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 15 Jan 2022, 9.00-17.00
    Product code: Dday220115
    Places available: 3
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £87.50

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    Learn to Knit at Oppidan Social

    There has never been a better time to pick up those needles and get them clacking! We’ll take you step by step through the basics, leaving you confident and wanting more!

    Date & time: Sun 16 Jan 2022, 10.00-13.00
    Product code: Knit220116
    Places available: 3
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Oppidan Social

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    £40.00

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    Tailor Made Fabric Lampshade

    If you want a bespoke look when it comes to lighting up your room, but can’t find the right lampshade, why not make it yourself?

    Date & time: Sat 22 Jan 2022, 10.00-12.00
    Product code: HLamp220222
    Places available: 5
    Skill level: Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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    £40.00

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    Clone your Closet at Bambers

    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 22 Jan 2022, 13.00-17.00
    Product code: Clone220222
    Places available: 5
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Bamber Sewing Machines

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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 22 Jan 2022, 11.00-17.00
    Product code: Dtunic220122
    Places available: 3
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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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 22 Jan 2022, 11.00-17.00
    Product code: DApencil220122
    Places available: 3
    Skill level: Advanced Beginner
    Venue: Home Studio Chorlton

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    £75.00

From the blog

MACRAMÉ, WHY KNOT?

Macramé is the art of tying knots. It is an ancient art form that dates back to the thirteenth century, and is thought to have originated from Arab weavers. These artisans knotted the excess thread and yarn along the edges of hand-loomed fabrics into decorative fringes on bath towels, shawls, and veils.

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