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Sewing Quarter – Monday 20th August
Hour 1: Bargello Butterfly Quilt
Charlotte Newland creates the stunning effect of bargello piecing inspired by butterflies to create a quilt, using botanical print fabrics for the ultimate butterfly effect!
Hour 2: Dressmaking Fabric Focus
Discover cotton fabric with the drape, flow and weight to elevate your dressmaking to new heights, including cotton lawn and poplin in vintage-inspired florals.
Hour 3: Chenille-Cut Compass Cushion
Get up close and personal with the tactile effect created using a chenille cutter. Learn the technique then have a go using our specially create Compass Cushion kit.
Hour 4: New Fabric From Nature
Join us for an hour of fabric featuring prints inspired by nature, including birds, bees and flowers in a rainbow of uplifting colours from Michael Miller and Camelot Fabrics.
Hour 5: Sewing Machines with Jayne
Machine expert Jayne Brogan gives us a guided tour of our new favourite model – the Janome Atelier – which offers both sensational sewing and embroidery functions.