WE'RE "ALL THINGS SEWING"

Workshops and Events 

MARCH ~ JUNE 2020


OUR CLASSES ARE NOW AVAILABLE TO BOOK ONLINE ~ TO BOOK A PLACE ON ONE OF OUR CLASSES CLICK HERE TO BOOK A CLASS



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. 



SATURDAY 18TH APRIL 2020 ~ ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS MACHINE BASICS & BUNTING

with ELAINE

10.00am ~ 3.00pm              £30.00 (£10 deposit)




MARCH



Friday 13th March                            "MACHINE QUILTING WITH RULERS DEMO AFTERNOON"
                                                            with Elaine Springham
                                                            1.30pm~3.30pm   FREE EVENT ~ BOOKING ADVISED
       
Join us for an afternoon cuppa and our Elaine No.2 will guide you through the joy of quilting your quilts with rulers.  It's an open afternoon and you can arrive any time between 1.30pm and 3.30pm.    Elaine will be demonstrating and answering all your queries, plus we'll have a couple of machines set up to have a go at quilting with rulers for yourself.




Thursday 19th March                        "OVERLOCKER PROJECT " with Jasmine
                                                            10.00am~2.00pm        £30.00 (£10 deposit)  

SORRY FULLY BOOKED ~ NEW DATE BOOKED Tuesday 14th April & Friday 29th May

Do you have an overlocker but only use it for basic seams?  This toddler leggings class with Jasmine will give you the confidence you need to tackle stitching seams and adding waistbands and cuffs using jersey fabric as you make these super-cute toddler leggings.









APRIL



Thursday 2nd April                            "HUSQVARNA & PFAFF EMBROIDERY EXTRAVAGANZA"
                                                                with Louise from VSM                 10.00am~1.00pm        
  

If you have been contemplating buying an embroidery machine, now is the perfect time.  There are some unbelievable  offers on Husqvarna and Pfaff Embroidery machines through to the end of April.  Join us today and meet Louise.  Machine demonstrations will be available from 10.30am-1.00pm.   


FREE EVENT BUT PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO ATTEND.






Friday 3rd April                                "APPLIQUE CUSHION COURSE" with Elaine Springham
                                                            2 SESSION COURSE: Friday 3rd April & Friday 24th April
                                                            10.00am-3.30pm      £20 deposit plus £25.00 per session 



Join Elaine over 2 sessions and you will learn a variety of methods of applique.  Then use your favourite method to make this stunning applique cushion with Elaine's guidance.









Tuesday 14th April                            "OVERLOCKER PROJECT " with Jasmine
                                                            10.00am~2.00pm        £30.00 (£10 deposit)  

NEW DATE

Do you have an overlocker but only use it for basic seams?  This class with Jasmine will give you the confidence you need to tackle stitching seams and adding waistbands and cuffs using jersey fabric as you make these super-cute toddler leggings.







Thursday 16th April                        "DRESSMAKING CLINIC" with Cathy
                                                            10.00am~4.00pm        £40.00 (£20 deposit)  


Are you stuck mid-way through your latest dressmaking project, have your cut out your latest project but don't understand the instructions?  Do you need guidance to insert a zip or sleeve or need help adjusting a pattern and with fit?  Join Cathy for the day at this Dressmaking Clinic and she will help and guide you,  whatever stage you are at.   NOTE:  This class is not suitable for complete beginners to dressmaking.










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 THE LOVE TO SEW (PROJECT AND MATERIALS INCLUDED)




 








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