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Strange Days!

Well what can we say about the times were living in just now ! Needless to say MairiB’s studio at the Drill Hall is closed up and there will be no more direct classes till we come out the other … Continue reading

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Botanics Wedding Fair

I’m so happy to be asked to show my bridal work at the Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh this Sunday! I love embroidering flowers & botanically inspired pieces and have wanted to show here for years. So go for a wee … 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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Pad Production Day!

Whats Pad Production Day I hear you ask?? I was recently contacted by Alison Wood, a Edinburgh Uni student who is calling for a Day of Action. As part of her dissertation research she was in Rachuonyo, a rural part … Continue reading

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The Corset – Date Change

Due to other work committments the Corset class I am running has changed dates to be on 28th Saturday (day1) and 11th Saturday (day2) from 11am-5pm. There is still a space if anyone is interested in coming along, there are … 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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Flock !!

Last few days of production in the studio before I head north to Banchory for show. I have lots of lovely new things that will make great Christmas gifts. It’s set at the lovely Woodend Barn and there will be … Continue reading

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