Tilly and the Buttons Agnes
Agnes is a close fitting jersey top, speedy to sew and simple to fit, finished with a narrow band at the neckline. Choose from long or cropped sleeve shirt; plain or rucked sleeves; scoop neckline or rushed sweetheart neckline. Irresistibly wearable and endlessly versatile.
The Bettine dress features a blouse bodice with scoop neckline, kimono sleeves, turn up cuffs, elasticated waistline and tulip skirt.
Vintage adventure Pink
Vintage adventure by Riley Blake fabrics10o% cotton 112 cm wide
Tilly and the Buttons Cleo Dungaree dress
Learn to sew the super popular Cleo from Tilly and the buttons. A simple pattern, ideal for beginners with a relaxed style that doesn't need tricky fitting adjustments. Your tutor Amanda will give you plenty of support and guidance, as well as sharing all her tips and tricks for successful sewing! The pattern, use of equipment and tuition are included. You will need to bring fabric and notions as indicated on the pattern. Please note that this pattern is sized for UK 6-20 and if you are significantly outside of this range, this class may not be suitable.
Tilly and the Buttons Marigold
The relaxed peg-shaped trousers are easy-fitting at the hip, with slash pockets for nonchalant slouching, tapering into a slimline ankle. The waist has gentle shaping from pleats and darts, cinched in with a quick sew elasticated waistband. The jumpsuit bodice is shaped with bust darts and a sweetheart neckline, with a comfortable bluesy waist, wide (bra-concealing) shoulder strap, closing at the side with an invisible zip.
Learn to sew: the Sew Over It shift dress
Make the Ultimate Shift dress from Sew Over It in this one day class. Suitable for beginner dressmakers, this class will guide you through the steps to make your own dress. The class includes tuition, use of sewing machines and equipment, Sew Over It pattern and refreshments. You will need to bring fabric, ideally pre washed, thread and any other requirements indicated on the pattern.
Learn to sew: 6 week course (evenings)
This 6 week course on Thursday evenings is suitable for complete beginners who would like to try their hand at dressmaking. The course will guide you through threading and using a sewing machine to complete a simple project before moving on to a garment of your choice from the Tilly and the Buttons pattern range. sewing machines and equipment are provided, as well as a pattern. You will need to provide your own fabric and supplies indicated on the pattern. Further advice will be given in the first class.
Sewing Children’s clothes: the Charlie Hoodie
Sew the fantastic Charlie Hoodie from Two Stitches patterns in this one day class. Tutor Amanda will guide you through the entire process, sharing her tips for sewing with knit fabrics. Sewing machines are provided and the pattern is included in the price. Sizes range from 6 months to 9 years, and there is the option to make either a hoodie or tunic version. you will need to bring fabric (ideally pre washed), matching thread and any other supplies indicated on the pattern.
Tilly and the Buttons Francoise
Françoise is a chic yet easy to wear mini dress, inspired by sixties fashion yet always in style. the design features striking French darts and raglan seams. Choose from two-piece three-quarter length sleeves or a sleeveless version, with optional collar and waist tab.
Quilted Advent Calendar
Make your own heirloom advent calendar in this one day class. Tracy will show you how to construct, quilt and bind your calendar which you will make from a panel. You will need an advent panel, wadding, backing fabric, thread and fabric for binding.
The Sew Over It Ultimate Pencil Skirt
Make yourself a fabulous pencil skirt in a day with your tutor Amanda. You will learn a range of dressmaking techniques including sewing darts, attaching a waistband facing and inserting an invisible zip. The pattern, tuition and use of equipment are all included in the class. You will need to bring fabric, thread and a 30cm concealed zip. Please note that the pattern is sized for UK 8-20 and if you are significantly outside of this size range, this class may not be suitable for you.