Join us for a fun and engaging session where you’ll learn the skill of making and adding piping to a project. You will sew a stylish cushion cover with an envelope-style closure on the back. Our experienced instructor will guide you through the step-by-step process, ensuring that even beginners feel confident in mastering this essential sewing skill. Piping can be used to add a touch of elegance to many projects, from soft furnishings to dressmaking. Book your spot now and embark on a delightful sewing journey with us..
About your Teacher:
Dhurata Davies is a dressmaker, pattern designer, sewing tutor and a wiz with all things fabric and fibre. She has been sewing and designing women's and children's clothing since she was very young and has always loved giving function and purpose to a piece of fabric (or a ball of yarn)! She designs and makes unique but simple and practical everyday items that are meant to be enjoyed for much longer than the latest fashion. True to her nature, her classes are very informal and fun with plenty of sewing tips and tricks from a lifetime of experience.
Class Size: Maximum class size of 6
Skills: Suitable for beginners
Materials: You will need to bring with you the materials to make a 45cm/18” square cushion cover. We have lots of choice in store or feel free to bring some fabric from your stash.
- 75cm of medium weight woven fabric
- 2-2.5m of bias tape and the same amount of pipping cord, or ready made piping if preferred
Course Duration: Half a day
Venue: The workshop is held in our modern and vibrant studio at the Clothkits shop. We are located in central Chichester, about a 10 minute walk from the train and bus station. The closest car park is The Cattle Market.