Author Archives: mairib

Dressmaking from Scratch

The next blocks of sewing classes start onWednesday. If you want to join one email me to check availability. Dressmaking from Scratch July 26th (Wednesday) or 31st (Monday)  7-9pm  (4 week block) : £70               … Continue reading

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Upcoming classes

Its been way to long since I have blogged! Where has this year gone, I’ve been so busy with commissions & bridal that there just hasn’t been a spare minute to think about or run any classes at the studio! … Continue reading

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Upcoming Classes

Re upcoming classes/workshops I am sorry but I haven’t planned anything. I am absolutely full on working on commissions until mid-June. Happy Sewing

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Blue Silk Polonaise

“The robe à la polonaise or polonaise is a woman’s garment of the later 1770s and 1780s or a similar revival style of the 1870s inspired by Polish national costume, consisting of a gown with a cutaway, draped and swagged … Continue reading

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Beginners Class and Drop In

Coming up this Saturday, 1st April, I have a beginner sewing class and drop in session planned. Sewing for Beginners: 10:30am-12:30pm Course Fee:  £25 This class is for absolute beginners to dressmaking and sewing. You will discover how to use … Continue reading

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Etsy!

I’ve finally got myself sorted out with an Etsy Shop , if you follow through the link. There are lots of lovely bits and pieces on it including needle cases, brooches and purses that I usually take to shows, which … Continue reading

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Beginners Sewing

This Sunday, the 29th January, there’s a space become available in the beginners sewing class.  If you’ve just got your first machine & want to get started on the right foot then this is the class for you. Sewing for … Continue reading

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