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Learn how to Sew at Birmingham School of Sewing : Day time sewing class

Do you want to learn how to sew?   Can you sew but haven’t used a sewing machine for a long time.   Then this is the perfect workshop for you.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 [...]

Sewing Clothes for Children Course at Birmingham School of Sewing

  Oh how I love being a grandmother.  When my daughter asked what name I wanted to be known as, Nan, Nanny, Grandma, I wanted none of these.  I wanted to be a plain old Granny.  Everyone teased me and said it was old fashioned but nothing gives me more of a thrill than hearing [...]

Bag Making Courses; Bag Making PDF Patterns; Bag Making Kits and Bag Making Accessories

Would you like to make your own bags then why not join us at Birmingham School of Sewing.  If you are an absolute beginner and want to learn how to use a sewing machine and make a tote bag then come along to one of our Absolute Beginners Course.  Our courses are intensive 3 hour [...]

Learn how to make your own cold shoulder top in stretch fabric : Course at Birmingham School of Sewing

Cold shoulder tops are currently extremely fashionable.  Come along to this course to learn how to make your own.  Once you have made one you will quickly and easily be able to fill your wardrobe in a whole variety of colours.  The Thrusday 9th February course is now full.  Book quickly to enrol on the [...]

Learn how to make your own patterns : 5 Day intensive pattern cutting course for beginners

  Well done ladies for completing the 5 day pattern cutting course this week. I am sure you will agree with me it was very intensive. We got through such a lot. I am looking forward to seeing lots of photos of garments that you plan to make up in the near future, obviously after [...]

Learn how to sew using stretch fabrics : Make your own fashionable top

Stretch fabrics are so popular now.  Almost all garments you see in the shops will be made using stretch fabrics.  Learn how to sew with stretch fabrics and you can start filling up your wardrobe with fashionable garments you have made yourself.  Join us on this Stretch fabric course. On this course you will learn [...]

Birmingham School of Sewing Remembers teaching Absolute Beginners Courses

  It was such fun teaching absolute beginners and students who wanted a refresher sewing course.  I am so happy that we welcomed many more men this year.  Happy sewing everyone with your new skills.

Organise a Hen Party or a Craft Party in Birmingham : Feather Masks

Do you have a Hen Party to organise, or perhaps a craft party as an excuse to get together with friends.   Then look no further.   For a Hen Party full of fun, laugter and crafts come to Birmingham School of Sewing. You will find  a wide range of activities both sewing and none [...]

Hen Parties : Jewellery Making : Birmingham School of Sewing and Crafts

Birmingham School of Sewing and crafts remembers 2016 and Fawn’s Jewellery Making Party.  Everyone enjoyed making their bracelets/earrings/necklaces and we converted some of the Hens to future Jewellery Makers  

Cold Shoulder Tops and Sewing Courses

    Cold Shoulder Tops are still some of the most fashionable shops of the season.  Why not learn how to make your own at Birmingham School of Sewing. On this course you will learn how to sew with stretch fabrics.     You will be taught how to sew the fabric using only a [...]