Social Sewing Meet Up - 16th June 2018 - Stony Stratford

Date:  16th June 2018

Time: 1pm - 3:30pm

LocationRoom 2.3 York House, London Road, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, MK11 1JQ

 

Outline
A afternoon of sewing, tea,coffee and cake !

Bring your own sewing project, join in one of our charity makes, or simply learn some new skills with our fabric.

We will have 3 sewing machines but if you want to bring your own that's fab.

 

Price includes lots of tea,coffee, and cake !

Cost £5

 

Sewing Machine Maintenance - 16th June 2018 - Stony Stratford

Date:  16th June 2018

Time: 11:30am - 1pm

Location:  Room 2.3 York House, London Road, Stony Stratford, Milton Keynes, MK11 1JQ

 

Outline

This workshop will teach you how to care for your sewing machine and keep it running smoothly. 

We will show you how to clean and oil your machine, check upper tension, check lower tension, & check your needle plate for scratches. You will also learn about stitch formation, and the importance of the correct needle type, and corresponding thread.   There will also be time for any questions.  To get the most from this workshop you will need to bring along your sewing machine, everything else is provided. 

Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided.

Workshop Time - 1.5hrs

Cost:  £20

 

Beginners Patchwork and Quilting - 30th June 2016 - Towcester

 

 

Date -  30th June 2018

Time - 1pm til 4pm

Location - My Little Vintage, The Bell Plantation, Watling Street, Towcester, NN12 6GX

This workshop will teach you all the basic skills to start patchwork and quilting, and is suitable for complete beginners or those who can already sew, but are new to patchwork and quilting.  We will explain the correct techniques for cutting fabric with a rotary cutter, piecing blocks, pressing, quilting and binding.  This workshop will also discuss different threads, and wadding available. If you have you own machine we would recommend bringing it along or if you prefer you can use one of ours. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.

 

Workshop time  - 3 Hours

Cost - £40

 

To book this workshop contact My Little Vintage on 01327 350033

If you have a Sandpiper Sewing Voucher to use or any questions about the workshop please do email us hello@sandpipersewing.co.uk or phone on 01908 330020

Sandpiper Sewing Vouchers

 

 

If you would like to purchase a workshop as a Birthday or Christmas gift, we will post you a gift voucher which is valid for any of our workshops. 

Gift vouchers do not have an expiry date.   We are also happy to refund if for any reason they are no longer required.

Workshop Gift Vouchers are £40 and are valid for one place at any of our workshops.

Absolute Beginners Machine Sewing - Stony Straford - New Dates coming soon



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Time - TBC

Location - Stony Stratford

This workshop is designed for absolute beginners.  We will teach you how to thread your sewing machine correctly, wind a bobbin, set your machine tension, change your needle, and make a small zipped bag to take home with you. All materials are provided, and there will also be an opportunity to purchase some pre-cut kits to make more bags at home if you wish. If you have a sewing machine we would recommend bringing it along so that you learn how to get the best from your own machine.  If you prefer to use one of ours please let us know when booking.   There will be lots of time for any questions that you may have.  Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.

Workshop time  - 3 Hours

Cost - £40