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Curtains Blinds & Cushions


Beginner – intermediate


Rachel Lewis


Lilac Barn at Mother Hubbard

Dates : 2018

Saturday September 29th

Saturday October 13th


£60.00 including buffet lunch, tea, coffee and biscuits.


Fee returnable up to 2 weeks prior to course less admin fee £10


Saturday 10 till 4pm

The Course

Make your own Curtain or Blind with expert tuition.

Learn basic cushion making techniques either box or decorative…inserting Zips, making piping and inserting

Students should come with a sewing machine, sewing kit (including sharp scissors) and fabric.

Fee includes tuition, home cooked lunch, tea, coffee.

Curtain, blind, cushion course requirements

Fabric necessary for your project – contact me if you want help knowing how much you need. For those making cushions you should be able to get two or three cushions out of a metre of fabric (depending on size of cushion).

Sewing machine – please make sure it’s in working order and you bring bobbins with it.

Scissors, measure, pins, needles (both machine and hand sewing), thread, notebook and pen.

I can supply lining, heading tape, piping cord, zip, roman blind headrails and components, but please contact me in advance so I know what to bring.

Haberdashery items also available to buy at the class

I look forward to seeing you on the day. Any queries please feel free to contact me.

Rachel 07780787652



Rachel Lewis  07780 787652


Numbers are limited  depending on students projects so enrol soon to secure a place.


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