Year: 2018

25th November 2018

On Friday 26th October five of us met at Chippenham station for our first fabric shopping trip to London! We arrived at Paddington mid morning and headed…

27th October 2018

Aside from teaching, I am always working on private commissions, whether designing and making clothes or interior soft furnishings. This year a large portion of my time…

4th June 2018

I have been trying to get a group of young sewers together for a regular fortnightly or monthly class, maybe after school or Saturday morning or in…

happy customer
20th March 2018

Eileen came to me with some basic sewing experience. Her problem was her arms! She has a fantastic figure but her upper arms are disproportionately larger and…

10th March 2018

These are fun items, made by hand with felt and decoration and are great for Christmas, Easter, Valentines Day or just as little gifts for children or…

15th February 2018

A bit of a mystery to the uninitiated, but there is a lot of fun to me had … Choosing, configuring fabric, colour and patterns, using simple or…

private sewing class
20th January 2018

If you would like more intense one-to-one learning then I also offer private sewing classes for 1 or more hours at certain times of the week, and…

sewing class
10th January 2018

The Saturday sewing Workshops are situated in my home workshop in Kingsdown a short drive from Bath and part of the village of Box famous for the Box…

2nd January 2018

My sewing workshop is spacious, well-equipped and laid out for ease of use. There are 5 workstations each with its own desk, sewing machine and an overlocker…..