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Zips unzipped



Learn to sew, try something new!

This 2 hour workshop will show you how to insert a zip in a seam. Ideal for cushions, skirts, dresses. 

Learn with Heather, who's a dressmaker/tailoress and who also curtain and soft furnishings.

Please note it is up a flight of stairs, but we can help carry your machines up the stairs if needed. Drop off is available at the rear of the property. Please contact us for more details.

What is provided:

- Learn how to use your zip foot

- Learn how to insert a zip into a seam

-Sample fabric and zips 

- Use of irons, scissors, threads, and fabrics to practise with.

- Help, advice and support throughout the workshop

- Step by step instructions and demonstrations 

- Refreshments including tea or coffee and biscuits and cakes.

- A fun and friendly environment to meet like-minded people.

This 2 hour workshop is held upstairs in our shop in Northallerton High Street.

What you need to bring:

- Sewing machine (if you want to use one of ours, please email in advance). Don't forget the power cable, foot pedal if you use one. 

- Optional Notebook and pen for notes

-Your glasses for sewing if needed. 

-sewing threads


- Sewing threads

-Fabric for your project or we have a range of fabrics available in store to purchase as needed. 

- Basic sewing kit including pins, scissors.



Date:: Saturday17th February 10am to 12pm