“…a remarkable workshop – passionate about design and dressmaking.” GUARDIAN We are a non-profit making community interest company offering hands-on fun with fashion and design for everyone from old & young. We teach great creative skills: adults and kids sewing, dressmaking, clothes and accessory making, fashion design and...
Look at our fantastically spacious and purpose designed studio! All of our classes are held at our purpose built premises, our wonderful ‘Sewing & Design Suite’. It’s bursting with a rainbow of colour, fabric, ribbon, thread… you name it! Perfect place to unleash your inspiration or to get inspired! We have all the facilities you...
Design & Make! Whether you are a budding fashionista or craft mad we have a great variety of classes running during term time and holidays as well as parties and private tuition. All kids sewing classes are from 8-18yrs with a smaller number of places for ‘Tiny Hands’ 6-8yrs. ALL OF OUR SEWING CLASSES ARE SUITABLE FOR DUKE OF...
BIGGER HANDS can do it too! Our very popular adult sewing and dressmaking courses offer maximum flexibility: a ‘Wardrobe Overhaul’, dressmaking, home accessories – the choice remains wide open to you! We have a range of patterns and samples for all abilities to get you started. We teach all levels of adults too, from beginners to...
The ‘Out of the Box’ way to socialise!! The perfect alternative to your regular dinner and a drink – how about catching up with an old friend over a sewing machine and hand-made wonders? A ‘Creative Heaven’: check out our regular themed workshops from ‘Beautiful Cushions’ to ‘Learning to use the sewing machine & easy...
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Autumn Term Starts Monday 8th September! We have some places for kids afterschool and Saturday and for Adults Daytime and evening…. (new course: Fabric Manipulation – every Wed evening!!!)
NEW! We have opened our Monday daytime classes to home-schooled kids and have a few places left in the 10-12.30pm group!
For all courses call or email – and go to our course calendar under ‘bookings’ for more information…
Did you know?
You can book our studio for birthday parties or one-off 2-hour workshops!
For just £16.-/person including materials* gather some friends for some DIY/Craft/Sewing/Textile Fun .. we can advice on suitable projects for all ages from as young as 6years to adults! For more details see click here or call us on 0207 431-0573/email email@example.com
*minimum of ten participants
This Saturday, 20th September, 12-2pm or 2-4pm Surface and Mixed Media Design Workshop: Lotus Bag!!!
KIDS AND ADULTS ALIKE….
This simply constructed but effective lotus bag is named after its resemblance to the flower. Using soft jerseys prints from sample pieces kindly donated by Ted Baker; you can create to keep all your personal keepsakes in.
- Now enrolling for:
Sewing, Dressmaking & Tailoring NW3 Big Hands @ Little Hands sign up for 6 or 12 sessions Autumn Term bookings now! Starting September 8th.
Kids and Teens:
- Autumn after school and Saturday courses few places left! Fashion Design, Clothes Making, Sketching and Illustration, Surface Design and Mixed Media Call or email us to book!
- ALL OUR COURSES QUALIFY FOR THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH AWARDS!!!
- October Half-Term Holiday Course, BOOK NOW! Oct 20-24th/27-31st
- Festive Holiday Course, BOOK NOW! Dec 15-19th
Fashion Students, Young Designers, Makers!
- Open Studio Space to hire, £5.00 per hour, no contract no fuss! Book in your hours and come by Tuesdays from 9:30-9pm to make use of amazing large cutting tables, tools, sewing machines!
NEW COURSE! FABRIC MANIPULATION! Fabric manipulation techniques: pleats, tucks, ruffles and more! Make your own unique fabric accessories. Starting September 10th, 6 sessions, £120.00. Wednesday evening 7-9pm. 25% off for Higher Education Students!