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Learn how to sew zips and buttons in Birmingham : Thursday 26th March 2015 : 6.45pm – 9.00pm

As seen on the Sewing Bee, inserting a zip correctly will produce a garment to be proud of.  A badly sewn zip can spoil all the hard work you have put in.  Zips are used in clothing as well as in bags and cushions.  Once you know how to sew in a zip it is [...]

Jewellery Making : Tiara Making Course : Saturday 11th April 2015 : 10.30am-12.30

Are you going to your prom this year? Is your daughter going to her prom this year? Are you planning a wedding and want to make your Bridal Tiara and Tiaras for your bridesmaids, or do you want to make a tiara for your daughter’s prom.  Maybe you are thinking about setting up your own [...]

Quilting for Beginners : Tote Bag : Monday 9th March 2015 : 6.45pm-9.45pm

    During this workshop and you will learn the quick and easy method of strip quilting.  You will choose a selection and coloured strips and quilt them for create a fantastic tote bag.   Its a fantastic bag to use on the beach.  You will make a fully lined, quilted bag to take away. [...]

Sewing for Teenagers and Children : Mothers Day Hearts : Saturday 28th February

In this sewing workshop children have a choice of making beautiful fabric hearts or mini cushions which will be completely sewn by hand.  They will then be decorated using hand embroidery and they can also be personalised with any word of choice.  They will contain lavender and can be hung for display or in the [...]

Sewing machinist Vacancy in Bromsgrove for Immediate Start

Bromsgrove Auto Trimmers Bromsgrove Auto Trimmers are looking to fill a vacancy for a sewing machinist. We are coach trimmers specialising in Volkswagen campervans and cars.  We also provide a seat repair service in cars.   We are currently looking to employ full or part time.  Wages are dependent on experience;  we are willing to train [...]

Learn how to Sew an A line skirt in Birmingham

Showing off skirts which are finally finished after 2 intensive evenings of fitting and sewing. This is a great course for beginners who have attended the absolute beginners course.  You can learn how touse a sewing machine in one lesson and make a skirt in the next.  How fab is that. Bookings now being taken [...]

Embroidery : Personalised Valentine Heart Boxer Shorts for him : Thursday 29th January 2015

Are you looking for something fun and a little different and very personal as a valentines gift for that wonderful man in your life?  How about embroidering a personal heart, your name or a personal message such as best boyfriend or you’re the best, on a pair of boxers.  Come along to this fun evening in [...]

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 [...]