Author Archives: mairib

OPEN STUDIO!

Its start of the Leith Festival this Saturday & we are having an open studio at The Drill Hall.  https://www.outoftheblue.org.uk/open-studios-june2018/ I do hope you will come by to see me as will have some new pieces to show off.   … Continue reading

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Sewing Classes in June

I’ve got some new class times up in June for dressmaking and beginners sewing. You can see them here on my Class Times page. Sewing for Beginners is a class for absolute beginners to dressmaking and sewing. You will discover … Continue reading

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Beginners Sewing April

I am running a beginners sewing class this Saturday (14th April) from 10.30am-12.30pm and have a few spaces left. This class is for absolute beginners to dressmaking and sewing. You will discover how to use the sewing machine, make seams … Continue reading

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Corset class

I always enjoy teaching corsetry & if you fancy having a go at one yourself I’ve a class coming up. Over 2 sessions, as you will need time for homework, it’s scheduled for Saturday 17th March & Sunday 1st April … Continue reading

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New Year

Happy New Year to all & gosh didn’t the festive season fly by! New Year & new things afoot but till I can blog about that I have put a few class dates & times on my Class Times page. … Continue reading

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Etsy Page

It’s that time of year when all independent makers go into overdrive making stock like busy little bees to send out to shops & galleries. I posted of a wee parcel of things to the lovely Fringe in Muswell Hill … Continue reading

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Up coming corset class

Next Saturday is day 1 of corset making & there is space for one more person. If you fancy making your own based on a Victorian corset pattern c1890. We will look at construction, boning techniques & inserting a busk. … Continue reading

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