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Sewing Vintage Hearts on our Girls night in

Great fun was had on 27th November making fabric hearts at Birmingham School of Sewing. We chatted ate mince pies and chocolates whilst sewing vintage Christmas hearts.

Sew Vintage Embroidered Fabric Hearts

Embroidered Hearts : Friday 27th November 2014 ‘Girls’ what do you do on a Friday evening?  How do you fancy getting together with a group of like minded women to learn a new fun skill, have fun, eat cake and drink tea/coffee?   One Friday a month you can do just that at the Birmingham [...]

Friday night in and learn a craft at Birmingham School of Sewing : Friday 21st November

‘Girls’ what do you do on a Friday evening?  How do you fancy getting together with a group of like minded women to learn a new fun skill, have fun, eat cake and drink tea/coffee?   One Friday a month you can do just that at the Birmingham School of Sewing  Girls Night In fun [...]

Bra Making Course, Learn to make bras in Birmingham, If you can use a sewing machine you can make a Bra, Tuesday evenings 2nd and 9th December 2014

Making a bra is not as difficult as you might imagine. If you can stitch neat accurate seams you are half way there. During this 2 evening workshop you will learn how to stitch using stretch materials such as power net, how  to apply elastic and lace edging, making bra cups, making bra straps with [...]

Fashion Design for Teenagers in Harborne, Birmingham

At last we have a date for theFashion Design Courses for teenagers.  The taster sessions will take place in Harborne.  If you know anyone who may be interested please email me. The taster sessions are on Monday 22nd December 2014 starting at 10am sheilamay@birminghamschoolofsewing.co.uk

Sew Retro Top : Sewing Lessons in Birmingham : Thursday 23rd October 2014

Sew this easy 1980′s retro top.  This course is suitable for beginners  who have attended the Absolute Beginners Workshop.  You will make a stylish top which, depending on the fabrics you use can be worn for work or for a special occasion.  During the workshop you will cut out and sew the top in stretch whilst [...]

Girls Night In : Sewing and Crafts in Birmingham : Learn to stencil on to Fabric : Friday 24th October 2014

Single ‘Girls’ what do you do on a Friday evening?  How do you fancy getting together with a group of like minded women to learn a new fun skill, have fun, eat cake and drink tea/coffee?   One Friday a month you can do just that at the Birmingham School of Sewing  Girls Night In [...]

Pattern drafting : Sewing Course : Learn Pattern cutting in Birmingham

Skirt Course : Pattern Drafting and Sewing for Beginners : Monday 6th and 13th October 2014 : 2 day course This is a great course for beginners to start to make you own clothes and to learn how to pattern draft a panelled skirt to your own measurements.  This skirt can be made in a variety of [...]

Hen Parties : Tiara making parties

What a fabulous way to spend times with your hens. Book a tiara making party and you will learn how to make tiaras. Sheila-may will teach you the techniques and you will choose your colours, crystals and beads to create your own beautiful tiaras or combs to take away with you. All materials provided including [...]

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 [...]