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Learn how to applique, learn how to sew a child’s skirt

On this course you will learn how to use a paper pattern to cut out and sew a child’s skirt.  You will then learn applique and how to decorate a cardigan to complete the outfit.  Click here for more detailed information

Learn how to make a bra course

  Have you always wanted to learn how to make a bra?  Then join in on the Bra Making Course at Birmingham School of Sewing.  The July Course is now full, however we have another course scheduled on the 14th November 2017 course.  On this one day course you will make an underwired bra and [...]

Learn how to make wedding dresses – 3 day bridal course at Birmingham School of Sewing

You will learn all about making bridal gowns from Sheila-May,  who has been making bespoke bridal gowns for over 30 years and had her dresses featured in various articles, including on the cover of ‘You and Your Wedding’ magazine!  This is also an ideal course for those of you who want to make prom dresses [...]

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Half price PDF sewing patterns

Are you ready to start a sewing project.  Now is the time.  We are offering half price PDF patterns for sale.  Isn’t it hard picking just one?  So don’t.  Get 50% OFF ALL Orders with discount code: PDF PATTERNS. Offer ends Jul 13. Shop Now. See all PDF patterns here

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Sewing clothes for children : Sewing children’s dresses courses and classes in Birmingham

  Hi everyone, if you have always wanted to make clothes for little girls now is the time to book on a course with Birmingham School of Sewing.  You can attend a class to make  an easy child’s dress. http://www.birminghamschoolofsewing.co.uk/…/sewing-clothes…/ If you have any comments I would love to hear from you. Meanwhile, Happy Sewing p.s. model [...]

Sewing Children’s Clothes : Sew a skirt and decorate a cardigan : 6.45pm-9.45pm : Wednesday 2nd August 2017

If you have always wanted to make clothes for your children or grandchildren, this is the time to start.  We are offering a wonderful course for people new to sewing clothes.  You will learn lots of skills, as well as making the skirt, with an elasticated waits, you will learn how to sew applique to [...]

Bridal, Evening Wear and Prom Dress Sewing Course : Wed, Thurs,Friday 28th/29th/30th June 2017

You will learn all about making bridal gowns from Sheila-May, who has been making bespoke bridal gowns for over 30 years and had her dresses featured in various articles, including on the cover of ‘You and Your Wedding’ magazine!   The Birmingham School of Sewing, founded by Sheila-May has won an award this year, Best [...]

Learn how to sew : Learn how to use a sewing machine : Classes and courses in Birmingham

If you have always wanted to learn how to sew using a sewing machine the Sewing for Absolute Beginners course  is the course for you.  You will learn how to use a sewing machine, how to sew accurate seams, how to sew corners and curves and you will make a tote bag, all in 3 hours.  We [...]