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A special personalised applique cushion.

My daughter’s wedding has taken place.  After all the planning and sewing it has all ended in one wonderful day.  During the build up to the wedding I was busy making the Bridal gown, bridesmaid’s dress and accessories and my  3 year old grandson looked at me wantonly and asked “Granny, you are making a [...]

Harry Potter Hen Party

Congratulations to Louise and Andrew who got married on 16th August. Louise celebrated her hen party with her hens on Saturday 26th July. They all arrived in amazing Harry Potter outfits and proceeded to make beautiful personalised bunting. Louise wanted to have the photos taken outside and with the magic of Harry Potter a fire [...]

Garter Making Hen Party at Birmingham School of Sewing

  Congratulations to Kathryn and Graham who will be getting married on Saturday 2nd August 2012.  Kathryn and her hens enjoyed a Garter making Hen Party, organised by Penny, at the Birmingham School of Sewing.  Everyone made beautiful garters, even the hens who had never used a sewing machine before finished their garters to a [...]

Justine’s Hen Party at Birmingham School of Sewing

Congratulations to Justine on her forthcoming marriage.  Justine and her hens celebrated together at a crafty hen party making shoe clips fabric bows and flowers at the Birmingham School of Sewing in Harborne.

Bra Making Courses in Birmingham

Students successfully completed the Bra Making Course and made their first underworld bra at the Birmingham School of Sewing.  They were all delighted with the results. Next Bra making course is Tuesday 8th July 10-4pm or 2 evenings Wednesday 11th and 18th June.   See the courses page on our website for further information

Knicker Decorating : Hen Parties : Birmingham

Hens enjoyed a knickers customisation Hen Party at the Birmingham School of Sewinv

Hen Parties in Birmingham : Glass Painting

Congratulations to Lucia who got married on 3rd May 2014. Lucia and her Crafty Hens attended a Glass Painting Hen Party at Birmingham School of Sewing in Harborne.  All the hens painted a beautiful wine glass.

Learn how to use a sewing machine for absolute beginners

This workshop is suitable for absolute beginners or for people who have not used a sewing machine for a long time.  It is an introductory workshop into using a sewing machine.  In this workshop you will learn how to: Set up and thread a sewing machine Recognise the different parts of the machine Change a sewing machine [...]

Birmingham School of Sewing Celebrates

  Wow, it’s hard to believe it’s that time of year again.  June celebrates the fourth anniversary of the opening of the Birmingham School of Sewing, and we have moved again.  Finally we are home, literally the move is to a lovely studio in my home in Harborne.  The location is easily accessible to Birmingham [...]

Make your own curtains at the Birmingham School of Sewing

  Its Spring and most of us are thinking of Sprng Cleaning and reorganising our clutter and our homes.  Have you ever wanted to make your own curtains.  Now is the ideal time.  You could save thousands of pounds by making your own curtains.  Come along to the Birmingham School of Sewing on Thursday 12th [...]