Author Archives: mairib

CommunityED enrollment

Gosh where has the year gone! This is just a quick message to remind my community Ed pattern cutting students that enrollment for new term is this week, the 7th Aug. Here’s the link to their website for all Class info … Continue reading

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Corsets & Stays

You all know how I love passing on sewing knowledge and no more so than in making Corsets & Stays.  If you want to check out one of my previous student make, have a look at Jane’s lovely linen corset … Continue reading

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Up coming classes

As my evenings become clear from my CommunityED classes I can do more evening base ones in the studio. I do love these as the numbers are limited to 3 students per class which means we can real focus of … Continue reading

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Corset Class

Corsets what’s not to love, undergarments or over garments there fascinating. I remember looking at them 30 years ago in the costume gallery at Platt Hall, Manchester and being desperate to try making one. The way they moulded the form, … Continue reading

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Oh how time is flying again! but I have finally planned a some classes for the next few months. If you are looking for something specific then do get in touch & I will try to fit it in. February  … Continue reading

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Open Studios

It’s that time of year where everyone & their dog has open studios! Not wanting to be left out my door will be open on Saturday 1st December as part of the Drill Halls Open Studios Come by to see what … Continue reading

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How to make a Shirt

2 Sunday sessions 25th Nov & 2nd Dec       From 1-4.30pm: £80 Bit of a last minute class but have you ever wanted to make yourself or your partner a shirt? In this class, working with your own pattern … Continue reading

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