26 December 2018

Learn a New Sewing Skill with Online Video Workshops

Learn a new sewing skill with online video workshops
Learn a new sewing skill with online video workshops

If you're getting into sewing or are looking to expand your skills, you might be looking for a fairy stitch-mother to show you the way! Enter Tilly - your sewing guru, who is here to guide you through techniques, tricks and head scratching moments.

We have a range of online video workshops that cater for every skill level and can be taken at your own pace with 24/7 access. You can take the classes from the comfort of your own home (PJs are optional), and Tilly will be there to break things down every step of the way, with clear instructions. The courses are split into modules, making it easy to revisit useful sections in later projects.

If you fancy taking a workshop there is no better time, as we have 40% off ALL of our online workshops until Wednesday 2 January 11.59pm GMT. Just pop in the code TAKEALESSON at the check out and the discount will be taken off.

So now onto the workshops...

Beginner friendly online sewing workshops
Make Friends with a Sewing Machine

If you have been given a sewing machine or bought one for yourself, you might be feeling a little scared to get it out of the box (we all know this feeling!). Our Make Friends with a Sewing Machine workshop will help you get your machine up and running and show you how to set it up, thread it, basic stitching skills, and troubleshooting techniques.

Make Friends with a Sewing Machine
Make Friends with a Sewing Machine

If you've got to grips with the basics of your machine and are looking for an easy first project, our Learn to Sew Skirts class could be for you! It will get you comfortable with using patterns, cutting out, hemming, and creating a neat finish. The workshop includes a copy of the Dominique skirt, and you can choose whether you would like a paper or digital copy.

Learn to Sew SkirtsLearn to Sew Skirts - Dominique skirt sewing pattern  
Confident beginner online sewing workshops
Sew a Knockout Dress online workshop

Maybe you have a few projects under your belt and are feeling ready to expand your skills, but would like a little guidance? Why not take our Sew a Knockout Dress workshop, which will help you tackle invisible zips, set-in sleeves with bound armholes, and shape a fitted dress with darts. The workshop includes a copy of the Etta dress, and you can choose whether you would like a paper or digital copy.

Sew a Knockout Dress online workshop
Sew a Knockout Dress online workshop - Etta dress

Improvers online sewing workshops
Sew Your Own Shirt or Shirt Dress online workshop

Are you feeling ready to take your sewing to the next level? The Sew Your Own Shirt or Shirt Dress might be the perfect class for you! You'll get comfortable sewing buttonholes, creating a neat pointed collar, and tidy topstitching. The workshop includes a copy of the Rosa shirt or shirt dress, and you can choose whether you would like a paper or digital copy.

Sew Your Own Shirt or Shirt Dress online workshop
Sew Your Own Shirt or Shirt Dress online workshop - Rosa shirt or shirt dress

Learn to Sew Jersey Tops online workshop

If you fancy sewing all the jersey things, you could take our Learn to Sew Jersey Tops class, and end up with a wardrobe FULL of basics. It covers everything from choosing your fabric, handling stretchy jersey fabric, to fitting your garment, and stitching techniques you can master. You can sew the top on your regular  home sewing machine, no equipment required.

The workshop includes a copy of the Agnes jersey top, and you can choose whether you would like a paper or digital copy.

Learn to Sew Jersey Tops online workshop
Learn to Sew Jersey Tops online workshop - Agnes jersey top

Save 40% off ALL of our online workshops until Wednesday 2 January 11.59pm GMT with the code TAKEALESSON.

We hope to see you in class very soon! xx