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Envelope Cushion (Ultimate Beginners Bitesize!)

Envelope Cushion (Ultimate Beginners Bitesize!)

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  •  Seven Sisters Road, London, N15 5NH
  •  (Exact address will be provided after booking)
Suitable for: Adults
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This Funzing Experience:

Our new 'Envelope Cushion' workshop is ideal for beginners, using a sewing machine, learning how to create this stylish cushion.

We have created this 'bitesize' workshop for beginners who want to give sewing a try, before commiting to buying a machine or a longer workshop. The perfect introduction to crafting!

During this workshop, Craig, your host, will provide you with a pattern for your cushion, that you can use again and again. We will also show you how to put the pattern onto your fabric, cut out and sew together.

We will be making an envelope cushion which is a standard 45cm x 45cm. You will be able to purchase a filling or your cushion, once its made, from Amazon or Ebay. Or use it to cover an existing cushion you already have.

Workshop Breakdown:

  • Introduction
  • Using a paper pattern
  • Pinning patterns to fabric
  • Cutting out
  • Hemming edges
  • Folding and sewing
  • Ironing / Pressing

Requirements:

  • Fabric (115cm x 50cm minimum)

So, come along and join us in class making this funky cushion, that you will easily be able to make again and again at home! The perfect gift!

COVID-19 Update:

Your safety is important to us!

We will now be reducing the size of the workshop from 8 people to 4-5 people per class, to adhere to the social distancing measures. As we are reducing the class numbers, it is important that students adhere and respect our cancellation policy, until we can get business back to normal, and teach at the required capacity.

On entering, we will have sanitiser stations for you to to freshen up. All machinery, sewing stations, and tools you will be using, will be sanitised before you arrive, and between each session.

At your sewing station you will also have sanitiser wipes, should you feel you need to use them.

Our lavatories are communal, but they will be supplied with santiser wipes, hand wash and disposable towels.

  • WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?

    Bring along your chosen fabric. No sequinned or velvet fabrics (as these are difficult fabrics to sew)

  • DO I NEED TO PROVIDE INFORMATION BEFORE I ATTEND?

    No just turn up on the day!

  • WORKSHOP DURATION:

    This is a 1 hour workhop.

  • AGE RESTRICTIONS:

    This workshop is suitable for 14 years and above. All students under the age of 17, must be accompanied by a participating adult.

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Our new 'Envelope Cushion' workshop is ideal for beginners, using a sewing machine, learning how to create this stylish cushion. We have created this 'bitesize' workshop for beginners who want to give sewing a try, before commiting to... Read More
Experience includes:
  • Learn a new skill
  • Leave with a cushion cover
  • Meet new people
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