WE'RE "ALL THINGS SEWING"

Workshops and Events 

AUGUST ~ NOVEMBER 2019


BOOKING TERMS:  Your place is secured on a class only when a deposit is paid.  Bookings are accepted by email, phone, Facebook or in person.  Once a booking is made, payment of a deposit should be received within 7 days.  The balance is payable on the day of the class.   

PLEASE CHECK OUR CANCELLATION POLICY BELOW



STITCH X STITCH, 24 BURY STREET, STOWMARKET, SUFFOLK, IP14 1HH

01449 257070

Website: www.stitchxstitch.co.uk

Email: hello@stitchxstitch.co.uk

Facebook: www.facebook.com/stitchxstitchstowmarket

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/stitch_x_stitch_stowmarket



“ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS”


If you have always wanted to “sew something” but don’t know where to begin or don’t have a sewing machine – these classes are for you!   If you don't have a sewing machine, don't worry - its FREE to use one of ours for the day.

 

Also a great class to get you going if you have a sewing machine but it is still in its box!!!  Bring yours along and we'll get you on your way.

 

We have Absolute Beginners classes for dressmaking and general sewing leading on to patchwork & quilting. 


 

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS: MACHINE BASICS & DRESSMAKING

Make a Summer Kimono Jacket with Sammie

THURSDAY 29TH AUGUST 2019 ~ 10.00am-3.30pm

£40.00 (£20 deposit)


Get to grips with your sewing machine.  In this class you will learn the basics of your machine and the basic fundamentals of dressmaking.  You will put these newly acquired skills into practice and make a super summer Kimono.  If you don't have a machine but have always wanted to learn to sew, you can borrow one of our machines for the class for FREE.


  

 


**QUILT~AS~YOU~GO STAR SAMPLER COURSE**


FULLY BOOKED ~ NEW COURSE STARTING EARLY 2020 - DATES TBC
~ 12 SESSIONS ~

  

 
Challenge yourself and give yourself a project to challenge you in 2019.  Imagine this stunning, large Star Sampler Quilt on your bed.  Join Elaine (No.2) Saturdays starting 6th April (all dates listed above).   You will learn new techniques at each session and how to quilt each block as you complete it, so there’s no worry of how on earth you quilt your quilt on your regular sewing machine.  Very affordable way to learn and make a quilt ~  £20 per session.  Sessions will be 10.00am to 3.30pm.  There will be some blocks given for homework along the way.  Not suitable for absolute beginners but a great quilt project for those who know the basics in patchwork (ie. how to use a rotary cutter, board and ruler).
 
£20 PER SESSION (Payable on the day of each session) ~ £20 DEPOSIT SECURES YOUR PLACE ~ PLACES LIMITED TO 6.


A NEW COURSE FOR THIS QUILT IS BEING PLANNED FOR EARLY 2020 ~ CONTACT US IF YOU ARE INTERESTED AND WE WILL NOTIFY YOU ONCE DATES ARE CONFIRMED.



Friday 23rd August                    "CROCHET FOR BEGINNERS" with Sammie & Di
                                                     10.00am~2.00pm        £20.00 (£10 deposit)

Have you been wanting to learn to crochet for ages but never got around to it?  Summer is the perfect time to start.  Join Sammie and Di for this starter lesson and you’ll be able to sit in the garden for the rest of the summer and put the skills you’ve learned into practice.






Saturday 24th August                "MAKE A TUFFET" with Chrissy ~ Session 2 of 2
                                                     10.00am~3.30pm        


Tuesday 27th August                "KIDS SUMMER SEWING ~ STRETCH T-SHIRT OR DRESS" with Fiona
                                                     10.00am~3.00pm        £20.00 (Payable in full on booking)

Suitable for Age 10 and upwards and must be accompanied by a parent, grandparent or guardian.  Sewing Summer Fun ~ start making your own clothes - stretch t-shirt or dress.


Thursday 29th August                "ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS DRESSMAKING" with Sammie
                                                        Make a Super Summer Kimono Top
                                                        10.00am~3.30pm        £40.00 (£20 deposit)

Get to grips with your sewing machine.  in this class you will learn the very basics of your machine and some fundamentals of dressmaking.  Put into practice your newly acquired skills and make a simple summer kimono jacket.  If you don't have a machine but have always wanted to learn to sew, you can borrow one of our machines for the class for FREE.


                                                
      

                                                     
                                              














CLASS CANCELLATION POLICY

A full refund or transfer of your payment or deposit will be issued if you cancel a class giving more than 7 days' notice. 

A 50% refund or transfer of your payment or deposit will be issued if you cancel a class up to 72 hours (3 days) before the class.  If your place can be filled, then a full refund or transfer will be issued.

Any cancellations within 48 hours of the class will not be transferred or refunded.

We require a minimum of 4 bookings for a class to run.  We reserve the right to cancel a class if we do not meet the minimum requirement.  If this should occur, all paid class fees will be refunded or transferred.



PERSONAL “ONE-TO-ONE” TUITION

 

If you would rather learn in a “one-to-one” setting rather than in a group, we offer tuition on the following:

 

Sewing Machines


v Any make or model from basic mechanical machines up to top of the line embroidery machines and software.

v From the Beginning – threading and getting to grips with the basics

v Sewing Machine Refresher

v Beyond the Basics

 

 

Patchwork and Quilting

v Patchwork – the Basics

v Confidence with Cutting

v How to Quilt

v Binding a Quilt

 

Contact the shop and speak to Elaine for more information and to discuss your requirements.

 

 


 ***   BOOK OUR CLASSROOM FOR A SEWING DAY   ***


Our classroom is available for private bookings.  Book the day for a special occasion, birthday or just a sewing day with your friends ~ we can tailor a project for your group and include tuition and materials if required. 

Call  us for more details


OR BOOK A SEWING BIRTHDAY PARTY FOR YOUR CHILDREN AND THEIR FRIENDS IF THEY LOVE TO SEW (project and materials included)


 

     SEW IN LOVE

by EDYTA SITAR OF LAUNDRY BASKET QUILTS
BLOCK OF THE MONTH

  Finished size : 75" x  75"
Limited Spaces Available
This Block of the Month includes all fabric as shown to complete the "pieced" version of this quilt (includes binding but not backing or waddding)

Included:  
Over 17 yards of Little Sweetheart fabric by Laundry Basket Quilts from Andover Fabrics to complete the quilt top and binding.
"Sew In Love" Book (ships with the first month)

REGISTRATION FEE:  £25.00 - reserves your space and fabrics for the entire year

£25.00 per month for 11 months as each Block ships - first shipment September 2018 through to July 2019.  You can collect your pack each month from the shop or have it posted out to you.   
SHIPPING IS FREE WITHIN THE UK.






If you would like to be informed of workshops by email or you have any suggestions for the types of workshops you would like to do, please get in touch at:

hello@stitchxstitch.co.uk

 

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For more details or to book a place on any of our workshops and courses please don’t hesitate to email.  Your place is secured by payment of a deposit – the balance is payable on the day of the workshop.


IF YOU HAVE ANY SUGGESTIONS FOR CLASSES WHICH YOU WOULD LIKE US TO DO – PLEASE DON’T HESITATE TO GET IN TOUCH WITH US.



STITCH X STITCH, 24 BURY STREET, STOWMARKET, SUFFOLK, IP14 1HH

01449 257070

www.stitchxstitch.co.uk